I wish I had hold of something like this when I started my Product Management career. There are lot of books on the macro aspects like Strategy. And there are books on the micro like how to run an agile process. But none of them have been able to tie the macro with the micro. Or given easily customisable templates which people can use at their own companies. This is my humble attempt to fix that

This post as well as the templates will be written keeping the following aspects in mind

  • Long term
  • Mid term
  • Short term

They will also include the

  • WHY
  • WHAT
  • HOW

I plan to create templates and best practices for the following over the next 3 months. If I think there are better resources out there for the same, I will link them instead of creating a new document

  • Vision and Strategy for the company (Long term) (Why)
  • Vision and Strategy for product teams (Long term) (Why)
  • Team planning (Medium term) (What) (How)

    • Weekly Product Planning silent meeting
    • Monthly review
  • Creating your backlog and prioritisation (Long term) (Mid term) (What)
  • Running the team (Mid term) (Short term) (How)
  • Creating a new feature (Short term) (What) (How)
  • Working with other teams/external Stakeholder (Mid term) (What) (How)
    • MOMs
    • Request for Research
    • Request for Experimentation
    • Request for BI
    • Weekly meeting with external stakeholders
    • Weekly seniors meeting
    • Design review
  • Data (Mid term) (Short term)(What) (How)
    • North star
    • Dashboards
    • Daily email with data
    • RCA

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