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Anyone doing internal product management? I have been hired as a senior product manager by the people tech IT team at a big company. I come from a b2b product owner/business systems analyst background… more

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I hope this is allowed, but I was wondering if anyone has experience working as a pm for Chinese companies where at the management level the main usage of language is not English. What is the working … more

Is it normal to feel fearful/anxious instead of excited about joining a new organization? I had a very short break (4 days including the upcoming weekend) between the two and that's because of mon… more

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Need to vent. I’m frustrated with recruiters that don’t follow up and frustrated with myself for apparently lacking something to land a new job. Completed three rounds of interviews (plus a recorded i… more

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If you had a product leader of your team who had major gaps in understanding how your software worked, perhaps had only logged in once or twice, maybe couldn’t verbalize accurately what a feature does… more

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I just joined a new company that has many offices. I’m in Canada and plan to move to US eventually. I wasn’t planning to but it came out in my meeting with my new manager. How screwed am I? Does this … more

How can I find product manager mentors? I have been a PM for 4 years, and it’s been difficult to build a network of PMs I can relate with or feel comfortable enough to be a mentor or advocate. Usually… more

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HELP! I need to get two junior PMs back on track. They just aren’t doing a good job. It seems they don’t know the next steps after deployment and are missing vital in-depth product knowledge. I want t… more

Hello! Anyone know any upcoming tech events to network?

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I have had a few messages asking if any company I know is hiring. I don't have anything at the moment, but want to start a chain in case your company is!
Is your company hiring in the product… more

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What tool do you use to keep track of your networking activities and notes?

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I just joined a company that went through layoffs last week. It’s awk being part of meetings where the company is providing support to existing employees. I feel so guilty that I’m replacing some of t… more

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As a women, do you feel that perfection is expected of you but not of your male colleagues?

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What is the one product you really want to work on and why?

Hello ladies, I am a recent grad with a double major in Computer Science and Film Studies and I am looking for an entry level Product Management position. Any leads, referrals or even advice would be … more

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I’m a Sr. PM at a small startup (less than 60 people), and I discovered that the CEO plans to hire a junior PM. They created a job description asking other collaborators, except for me, or even mentio… more

When was the last time you felt properly onboarded? At this new place, I actually feel onboarded, it’s taken about 2 weeks, but is this how it’s supposed to be?

Hey fam! What are your thoughts around, "Mind the Product" as a development tool to help you enter the next step in your career?

In addition to my job, I do some consulting and I’m thinking of starting my own Etsy store. My current side hustle brings in about ¼ of my income. Are there any other PMs that have side hustles or pla… more

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It’s the beginning of August! We made it, halfway through the year! What are your goals for this month?

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What is the best career desicion that you took/move that happened to you?

I'll go first - I stopped waiting to fulfill every requirement on a job req and went for jobs where I matched 6… more

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How do you go about determining the value and viability (deciding what problem to solve), and when do you involve designers and engineering to figure out the usability and feasibility. Would love to l… more

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Happy Friday! What are your non work plans for weekend?

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I consider myself an ambitious person. My male manager, new to the tech industry (he’s from media) claims credit for my work and talks over me. Any advice please?

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Anyone here feels they are not cut out for product, or just can't feel passionate about anything really? I am starting a new job and feel ashamed of this disinterest/lack of ambition/goals.

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I was considering starting a blog or making some videos talking about my career in product. I want to share what I've learned over the years from others and want to give back more. Are there speci… more

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Hello all! I’ve just passed round 1 interviews with a company and am told my next step is a product portfolio review where I will be reviewing a product I managed. I’ve never done one of these before … more

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Hey ladies! How do you handle additional complex projects because you are on the path for a promotion?

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I'm starting a new job in 2 weeks! Finally moving from a toxic situation, how do I not bring any work traumas from my old workplace to my new workplace?

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I’m working on a new feature, and I heard that a colleague disagreed with the direction. I’ve reached out to the colleague directly a couple times, trying to share the designs, and be collaborative. I… more

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**Reposting my question** What's the most positive lesson you learned from a manager?

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Are you guys personally invested in the products that you manage? As in, are you a user? Do you have a personal interest in the product? Have you managed a product that you don't particularly care… more

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Post your product management book recommendations here! I'll start:
1. The lean product playback
2. Hooked
3. The design thinking playbook
What are your go to books!?

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Today is the first day of the new work week! What are your goals for this week?

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How much salary does a Product Manager makes on an average in Toronto?

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Hello Ladies! What tips would you share with someone breaking into or wanting to break into product management?

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For those of you who are currently working remote, what would it take to get you back in an office job? I am asking because I just turned down an offer that would have been a 10K bump from my current … more

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Hi Ladies, First time posting here. Do you have any advice on how you deal with anxiety in meetings? I find myself getting very nervous in meetings that I don’t have time to prepare for. I then tend t… more

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What’s your work from home daily routine? What worked well for you and what didn’t?

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Has anyone else worked with a manager that’s difficult to get a gauge on whether you’re meeting expectations? Tiny actions suggest that he doesn’t really like me/gel with me. How does one cope with ha… more

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