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Product Management At Startups

Lessons From The Front Lines: Product Management At Startups   It’s an ugly secret of the universe, but as important as we product managers think...

 

It’s an ugly secret of the universe, but as important as we product managers think that we are, most firms don’t realize that they need us until they are already up and running. What this means is that as a product manager, if you are joining a startup you’re going to be joining a company that has already left the starting line in most cases. I get emails from product managers all the time telling me that they’ve just joined a startup and they’d like to know what they should do first: work on the product development definition, requirements, roadmap, marketing material, etc.?