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What could I expect to make as an Associate Non-tech pm?

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What technical skills are a necessity for product managers?

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PLEASE WEIGH IN HERE: Since 6/10 posts in this bowl are asking how to transition to product management, what do you think about creating a master thread of advice for transitioning, pivoting or starti… more

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I’m looking to pivot to program management. I have 13 yoe in finance (commercial banking) and a few of those years were spent as an banking center operations manager. Should I focus more large banks f… more

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So I recently interviewed for an associate PM role with my current company. I’ve been a store manager with them for 11 years. During the interviews, I felt like things were growing great and the feedb… more

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Starting to get really worried about my job stability right now. I'm an associate product manager with just a little over 1YOE. Been looking at jobs at startups and I don't even qualify for th… more

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Hi, I’ve been working in professional services and pre-sales so far but I’ve been planning to make a switch to product management. Does anyone have any similar experiences or advice?

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Asked my manager whether the company sponsor for Product Owner certifications and he asked me to build/ create a case and share with him so that we can check with the higher management.

Any… more

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I am an experienced software and data product developer/ manager, who took a break to try consulting. My industry is Health and Public sector. I am trying to get back to product, but, the public secto… more

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Is it ok to tell your boss/job that you're looking to transition to product, and tell recruiters you're looking for roles in product before you've quit your other job? Or should I wait unt… more

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Hello! I am exploring a career “pivot” into product. I have a life science and healthcare background, turned growth strategist; venture capital, strategic partnerships, and business & corporate de… more

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Any advice for someone looking to transition from Project Management?

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Are there any courses you’d recommend that look good on a PM resume?

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Solid companies in the EU that hire entry level product managers from an MBA? I have a finance background in a tech start up, and I’m polishing my Python and SQL skills. Visited a few tech companies i… more

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Best way to transition from healthcare consulting to product?

Do all PM interviews have case study and strategy questions? Have you had an interview where you weren’t presented with them? I have two panel interviews with the same company coming up and was just c… more

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What's attractive to you about a career in product management? Why do you want to work in product management?

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Does a security + help a PM? I know a couple of people that have a SEC + and are now PM/POs

What do the exit ops from Capital One BA roles look like? Especially wrt PM roles in big tech.

Hi! I am looking to pivot into Product Management. I was in Financial audit for three years and obtained my chartered qualification. Then I internally transferred into tech strategy within the same co… more

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I applied for PM roles and actually got a couple interviews. Im excited but don’t know what to do. They’re an hour long

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Any specific ways to get started on the PM journey? Any specific resources to follow?

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Best ways to improve leadership skills? Trying to build up the skill set for a PM role and I have next to no manager/leadership experience. What are the do's and don'ts of leading a product te… more

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Im a tech and strategy consultant with 4yoe. I tried to research how should I become or switch to PM or PO. And to be honest the answers were vague. Any advice? Any route should i follow to switch?… more

I was directly contacted by a recruiter to interview for an open PM role at @Plume. This is my first phone interview for a PM position. Not sure how to prepare or what questions will be asked. Any adv… more

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I am a BA who is currently interviewing for an Associate PM role . I am on the second round of interviews but not sure what I should prepare . Would appreciate any advice . Also I came across a platfo… more

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Is it better to take some courses and see if I can eventually get a PM job outside of my current company? Or should I try to transition internally? Is that easier?

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I'm going to have a final interview with the Director of Product in a startup for an Associate Product Manager role, what do you guys think are the questions that they will be asking me?
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What level of technical or programming understanding/background is necessary (if any) for a PM to have?

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Just had an interview for a PM role @ a credit card company around an interesting P2P lending product.

They said it’s a senior manager role (<=5 YOE), but comp is only $125k base, and an… more

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In product management do you think it's better to sit back and wait for your skills to get you a promotion, or pursue it and ask for it?

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I am considering pivoting to product management. My background is in engineering and I manage engineering teams. Would I be able to clear 150k?

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I'm in a totally different field (sales) but want to pivot to product management somehow. Is it a better idea to go back to school and start from scratch? Or should I pursue a bootcamp/certificati… more

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Any PM’s at AMEX? I have a call with a recruiter, and would like to know more about what life is like as a PM @ AMEX

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I have a great job PMing for a company I'm fine with, and I work with good people and have decent management. The problem is that it isn't a big company and I'm not crazy interested in the… more

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I have an interview coming up for an Associate Product Manager position and have been told by the recruiter that it will cover cultural/team fit and a product question (to gauge focus on problems and … more

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Let's do a Goal Setting Thread! 🏆 What's one goal you want to accomplish this week or month, or one goal you've already accomplished? Doesn't matter if they're big or small, takin… more

What is the funniest and/or most awkward Zoom moment you’ve had at work?

I worked at LinkedIn and one of the senior leaders was sharing screen during a meeting. The conversation shifted bu… more

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