On Being a Product Management Mentee

Relationships are like circles of fire. Now let’s see if you can complete yours.   If you are looking to get into a mentorship relationship then start with the why — seek first and foremost to understand what is it that brings the other party in. As a mentee, it...
Face to Face vs Remote Mentoring

Face to Face vs Remote Mentoring

Mentoring (like interviews and management) is not just a methodological process; it’s also an emotional one. To give the best assistance to your mentee, you need to be able to read between the lines and not just understand the technical, business or relationship...
How Can Product Managers Earn More Time

How Can Product Managers Earn More Time

During a mentoring session at Product League, I spoke with my mentee about her goals. She said she wants to have a say in where the product should go in terms of product goals, and the strategic steps needed to get there.   I asked what’s been stopping her from...