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Career Chat: Hack Your Way Into a Product Management Role | November 4

Free
Thursday, 4 November, 2021
6 7 pm EDT
Online

About This Event

Overview:

Product managers are essential to getting great ideas off the ground and into market. Our panel of product-minded pros will share their experiences on the job, what skills you need to be successful in the role, and insight on how best to break into the field. Plus, they’ll offer insider guidance on what local product communities and meetups to keep your eye on. Find out if this cross-functional role is right for you.

Why It Matters:

In a world where most ideas fizzle before they hit the market, focused product managers are essential. They keep teams from developers to marketers on track—and ensure a product vision stays alive through many rounds of revision. Get the info you need to start a career in this lucrative and in-demand field.

About the Instructor

Ashish Joy Photo

Product Marketing, Calendly
Vanessa Guzman, CSPO Photo

Sr. Product Manager, Mobile App, The Shift Network

Creative, curious, and empathetic Product Manager delivering industry-leading user experiences. Hands-on work within mobile applications, web, emerging media, subscription services, and content teams. Data-driven decision-maker with a talent for learning new information, frameworks and technologies. Skills: Scrum, road mapping , notification platforms, JIRA, CMS systems, POS software. Bilingual Spanish/English.

Amber Britton Photo

Senior Product Manager, SecurityScorecard

Self-starting and entrepreneurial B2B Senior Product Manager with a proven track record of launching initiatives, transforming organizations, and creating operational efficiencies for aggressive growth and consumer alignment. People-focused manager, inspiring trust and confidence in teams, empowering them to get the most from their passion and performance. Applies strategic direction to organizations through collaboration, project management, and strong organizational skills. Creates a sense of community within teams, leads, coordinates, and rewards cross-functional teams through a natural ability to identify an individual’s strengths. Utilizes a diverse background to incorporate a personal approach to building new products, identifying pain points, and ensuring products meet consumer needs. Founded LGBTQ Employee Resource Group and helped lead Women’s Employee resource groups.

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