Building software platforms and applications that customers love, and will recommend to their peers, takes extreme focus and hard work. There are many moving parts to product success, including understanding your market and the problems customers in the market face, and building solutions that solve those problems.
Successful product leaders understand the value of both strategy and execution: Strategy is necessary for building products that perform well into the future. Execution requires the focus and discipline to do things now for near-term product releases.
How do you succeed in both of these two seemingly dissimilar aspects of product management?Continue reading