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Professions and skills

What skills are essential for product managers and analysts? How has the job of a product manager changed over time? And why should every team member know key product metrics?
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The easiest and hardest parts of a PM’s job
The easiest and hardest parts of a PM’s job

Before venturing into something unknown, it’s natural to thoroughly research a problem or a task to reduce risks and increase success chances.

The product management field is no walk in the park, so aspiring product managers are eager to understand the ins and outs of the role before taking the plunge. They would like to understand this dynamic role from every angle to benefit from this research later.

In this edition, we’ve tapped into the wisdom of seasoned professionals as we explore the easier and more challenging aspects of their roles. For those considering a career in product management, this article sheds light on what awaits one as a PM.

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Editorial
What did top-performing PMs learn in 2023?
What did top-performing PMs learn in 2023?

2023 presented the tech sector with a number of serious challenges. Rising interest rates led to a renewed focus on profitability for venture-backed companies, hybrid and remote work models became standardized, and increasingly accessible artificial intelligence tools caused many members of the C-Suite to shift their priorities.

To tackle these challenges head-on, savvy PMs have spent the past year up-leveling their approaches to product strategy, management, and development. In the sections below, you’ll find fresh advice for tackling pertinent product challenges, whether you’re a current product manager going through a job transition, a seasoned product executive, or a PM-turned-founder looking to sharpen your skills.

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