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Free Intro to Product Management | Online Class | July 26

Free
Monday, 26 July, 2021
6 8 pm EDT
Online

About This Workshop

Discover how product managers use leadership and versatility to launch products people love.

In this free, two-hour livestream, you’ll learn the basic elements and responsibilities of performing the role of a product manager within a digital company. Touch on key tools and techniques for testing, designing, and improving products. Walk through the fundamentals of the product management process including storyboarding, identifying risks and assumptions, and more. Then, apply what you’ve learned to design a basic minimum viable product. All in real time, taught by an industry professional.

Come learn the basics and gain the skills you need to drive product success!

What will the livestream learning experience be like?

  • Ask questions and build your online network by interacting with fellow classmates and an expert instructor —all in real time via live chatbox and Q&A.
  • Learn new skills in the comfort of your own home, or on the go! All participants will be automatically muted with no video.

Takeaways

  • Describe the Product Management job landscape.
  • Explain the role and core responsibilities of a product manager.
  • Practice crafting problem statements and hypotheses for a product or feature idea.
  • Identify key risks and assumptions.
  • Learn to design a basic MVP to validate key assumptions.

Ready to continue on your learning journey?

Check out our course catalog to find your next step. Whether you’re looking to enhance your professional skill set in one of our part-time courses, or go for a complete career transformation by enrolling in one of our immersive courses, we’ve got you covered!

Preparation

  • This class is taken completely online, and requires a computer and a strong internet connection.
  • We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the class. NOTE: Some domains block our automated emails, so If you don’t receive sign-in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please reach out to help@generalassemb.ly and we’ll send sign-in instructions right away!

About the Instructor

Sherika Wynter Photo

Manager of Product and Strategy, Covalent Solutions

Sherika Wynter is the CoFounder & Managing Partner of Thomas & Wynter R&D & the Manager of Product & Strategy at Covalent Solutions. Sherika's background is in mechanical engineering and industrial design from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and University of the Arts, respectively. She has an extensive career in hardware and software product development, with over 11 years of experience in private sector and government affiliated companies. Sherika’s approach to product management and development is simple: "Does this solution solve the underlying problem?"

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