Product Management Bootcamp
8

Saturday, 8 February

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Product Management Bootcamp | February 8

Bridget McMullan Photo


Partner, Upfront Work

8

Saturday, 8 February

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

This bootcamp is focused on helping participants better understand Product Management as a discipline and how a product manager should work through the steps -- from ideation, to post-launch management, to building a usable product; while keeping everyone, including the product manager, accountable throughout the process. We’ll learn about what goes into building a good business case and the required planning to achieve those goals. We’ll also be covering product design for usability, metrics, and post-launch management -- while reviewing the basics of Agile product build.

This workshop is a part of our fourth annual Career Camp, a series of workshops and inspiring events that will help you’ll connect with industry experts and learn how to boost your career, land your next gig or kickstart the process of making a career change. Learn more about what’s in store for Career Camp here!

Please note that by RSVPing for this workshop you are agreeing to receive communications from Career Camp partners.

Takeaways

  • Understanding a product manager’s role in a Product’s life-cycle
  • Learning the value of market research and business case
  • Importance of design and usability testing
  • Planning for product development execution (inc. roadmaps, MVPs, metrics)
  • Basics of Agile for a product build
  • Overview of post-launch product management

Preparation

This Bootcamp is ideal for individuals:
- looking to understand product management as a discipline
- looking to explore a new career in product management practice
- new to a product management role

Please bring a laptop to this Bootcamp

About the Instructor

Bridget McMullan Photo

Partner,
Upfront Work

Bridget McMullan is the co-founder and partner of Upfront Work, a product management consultancy that supports companies of all sizes and industries to bring structure, scale and speed to products and teams. She has more than 10 years experience providing Fortune 500 companies with product development solutions.

Bridget is passionately driven to help clients build products and services customers need, achieve sustainable growth and develop thriving teams. She writes thought leadership articles for Mind the Product, develops blog posts highlighting female leaders in product and teaches product-project management and agile-scrum courses at General Assembly in Chicago.

Bridget received her product design and development masters from Northwestern University and holds a bachelors degree in design from Temple University. In her spare time, she enjoys mentoring startups at 1871, MATTER and The Garage at Northwestern.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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