Matthew is a firm believer that decision making should be driven by data and steeped in logic to effectively solve problems. Product Management offers the perfect opportunity for Matthew to blend these two ideals and he works everyday to make customers happy and leave things in a better place. He does this by executing on his key principles for product management: data-driven analytical thinking, constant learning, and logical risk taking.
At Careerbuilder.com Matthew has worked on products ranging from job seeker marketplaces where engagement and revenue were key business motivators to internal operational tools focused on increasing efficiency. He cut his teeth in product management building and launching niche job boards and currently leads CareerBuilder’s data acquisition, integration and internal platform product teams. Before breaking into product management, he worked in finance related roles at CareerBuilder and Accenture. Matthew holds a Bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Matthew currently lives in Chicago with his wife, two children, and beagle named Chief. In his spare time you'll find him with his family or on the golf course.
In this ten-week course, students will learn to navigate the product cycle, from evaluating users and managing a roadmap to creating an MVP and developing metrics.