21 de March, 2023

How to increase productivity?

In the last few weeks, 3 of my clients have asked about how to increase the productivity of their product development teams. Interestingly, this is the […]
24 de January, 2023

Downsizing and layoffs

During my 30+ years leading teams in technology companies, I have seen and felt the effects of some crises and recessions. According to Wikipedia, since 1990, […]
27 de December, 2022

Defining Responsibilities

In the chapter What is the difference between product marketing and product management? I commented on how marketing 4Ps (Product, Price, Promotion, and Place) are distributed […]
20 de December, 2022

The main reason why products fail

If we search on Google for reasons why tech products fail, we will find many articles with many possible reasons explaining product failures. From 3 of […]
7 de December, 2022

Discovery is not a process

It’s pretty common for people who are new to product development to think that product discovery is a process, but we need to understand that’s incorrect. […]
15 de March, 2022

Growth: what is roadmap and OKR?

The roadmap is a very useful tool for product managers. It enables us to plan and communicate the view of the future that you have for […]
17 de August, 2021

Summing up

In this chapter, I have transcribed the Summing up sections of all chapters in order to create a quick reference guide on all topics discussed in […]
15 de June, 2021

Measuring and managing productivity

How can we deliver faster? How can we deliver more with the same team? Why do we have the impression that the team is slow? When […]
22 de March, 2021


In this chapter, I’m going to talk about the ceremonies I usually use with the teams I lead. These ceremonies with different stakeholders aim at planning, […]