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Do PMs typically get involved in team resourcing issues? We’re understaffed and desperately needing to get features shipped but I don’t see it as my problem to solve

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Hey fishies, anyone interested in a senior product manager role? Growth stage startup in the content creator space, great culture, remote, located in DC. My manager is the hiring manager so I can plug… more

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My company is bleeding talent! I took up a PM role 3 months ago at a not-so-hot smaller tech company. When I joined there were 8 PMs. Today, 6 of those have quit and 3 of those are in the past 3 weeks… more

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I’ve been asked to interview an engineer for a role at my company. They’ve already had an interview with the hiring manager so what questions should I be asking? I’ve never interviewed an engineer be… more

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Hi fish - any good resources for building a product ops playbook for cross market teams? Thanks in advance!

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Any content Product Managers? What conversations are you having with marketing and IT? How do you use content as a product? If you’re open to having a more conversation, let me know. Thanks !

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Has anyone taken a paycut to break into PM? Only reason it’d be a paycut is because the role is in Europe (ideally would transfer back to US after a year or so). I’ve only got 2 yoe and it’d be a PM r… more

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I’ve had a recruiter reach out for a position that sounds interesting. The job description “requires” many years of experience specifically to APIs, to which I have little to none. Should I call this … more

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I’ve been recently promoted to a people manager. One of my direct reports has only been with the company for less than 3 months and during our recent 1:1 has asked for a raise. I am certain they will … more

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Joining Fishbowl as PM tomorrow. We are a very, very small team. What advice have you got for me?

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So, things are a bit chaotic at work (understatement, I work 70+ hours a week consistently). Was told not to worry about other priorities and focus on #1 (and CEO is watching, taking our delivery esti… more

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Hi 🐠 - any advice on best way split work scope with new ppl joining my team. Original team: 2 ppl ie senior director and I, covering strategy, program management and investments. New: +1 director a… more

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For those of you working across multiple products how are you staying on tops of things? I’m the only senior pm working across 4 products and feel like I’m spread thin. There’s so much going on / to … more

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Currently a product manager in gaming, looking to potentially switch into an SVOD service like HBO Max, Hulu, etc. If you or someone you know works at one of these companies, I’d love to chat and hear… more

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What resource have you found to be the most helpful when on boarding new Product Managers?

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I have about 5 years of PM experience and am looking for a senior PM role in a company that makes ML based products and it's been hard. I've gotten feedback that I seem "really smart"… more

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Anyone willing to share a good portfolio assessment tool? Looking for SIMPLE services and software assessment tool/approach. Help!

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Has anyone got a good examples of a PM resume? My background is in consulting and my resume was project based. Now that I’m a PM, I’m unsure how to structure it. At moment I’ve listed my current job… more

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It seems like product management is the ”It” job of the moment. In case there are any aspiring PMs or folks interested in learning more about PM here, I wrote up what a week in the life is like and wh… more

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Let's talk about accountability as a PM. How do you toe the line between taking accountability for something when it goes wrong and being able to recognize/address when some other team member (sta… more

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How do you all make your LinkedIn profile more appealing to PM recruiters? I don’t have the stereotypical CS or MBA degrees, but definitely have a few years associated with the PM title, and I work a… more

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Has anyone here dealt with depression while working as a PM? I know I can be a kickass PM and have the track record to prove it, but have been going through bouts of depression & anxiety recentl… more

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I’ve recently been internally promoted (~1 week). But I still want to find a new job. Since I don’t have any accomplishments in this promoted position - do I still put it on my resume? And what do I p… more

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Just got a case study interview where they’re asking me to look at a random company’s mobile app, identify a problem statement, how to fix, what the goals and KPIs are, and to propose a list of featur… more

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Is a referral needed for the Facebook RPM position? Im sure they get a ton of applications so wondering if there’s even a chance just applying outright

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Hey Everyone, I am not a highly technical product manager but I have a technical assessment interview with Mckinsey for Product Managet Role (They arent expecting me to be a tech whiz or know coding).… more

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Being the first PM hire? I’m interviewing for the first PM role at a 22 person company. It’s a cool industry and offering, and the people are my vibe. I’ve never been the only PM before — at minimum I… more

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Is anyone familiar with the Deloitte Product Manager role? I’m ex-Deloitte with digital experience and still in consulting, but wondering if coming back would be a good way to get direct PM experience… more

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I saw the following question in written format - no ability to ask questions. I know there is no right or wrong answer but is there even enough information in the question to make a good analysis and … more

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I’ve had recruiters reach out a lot recently. I find their approach difficult to manage - it’s a general “I have this opportunity and would love to chat”. No link to a job description, company, or eve… more

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Worth asking to interview for an APM role early internally if I have a standing offer from another top program? If yes, what’s the best way to do it?

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What are BCG like within their product division? They reached out about a potential role.

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What's the best way to make the jump from Technical Business Analyst to Product Owner? I act as a quasi-Product Owner in my current role, but lack experience in budgeting and road mapping. I'v… more

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We have a very broken product process. Our commercial team creates the “strategy” and prioritizes customer problems. But they always want to define the how, when, and product is the executor. What is … more

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How are your engineering teams estimating user stories? I want to validate how my company is currently doing them. Let’s say when one user story is broken down into front end task of 3 sp and a back … more

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If you’re a PM and work for a startup with more than 20 PMs where the product has a web and mobile app, this question is for you. How are you guys managing feature parity development across apps?

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How does everyone deal with commercial satisfaction with regards to how and why features were prioritized the way they were? Obviously, there are always going to be dissatisfied people because they fe… more

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Does anyone use Pendo for their Guides offering (or others)? Had a question if anyone uses them as their install/app key model appears to be based on root url (e.g., if a micro service has a differen… more

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