Do you want to transition into a product management role?

As a Product Manager you have to wear different hats at different times
  • Be a Psychologist — Embark upon a journey to empathise and understand consumer needs and challenges
  • Be a Consumer Behaviour expert — Leave no stone unturned to mine latent consumer insights
  • Be a Marketeer — Use frameworks to gauge the perfect product-market fit
  • Be a Diplomat — Negotiate with and influence relevant stakeholders to obtain desired results
  • Be an Architect and an Interior Designer — Build and design products that address consumer pain-points effectively and transpires into a practical and scalable solution
  • Be a co-ordinator — Guide and Direct cross-functional teams to deliver timely results in sync with the overarching objective
  • Be a crisis manager — Diagnose the situation, identify hurdles and be agile in resolving them while the product is being tested in the market
  • Be a Relationship Manager — The duty of a PM does not end as soon as the product is launched. It extends further to keep creating and nurturing a delightful experience for the customer.
  1. Communication with multiple stakeholders
  2. Articulating thoughts well, both verbally and in writing
  3. Leading with influence but without enforcement
  4. Listening intently with an objective to understand consumer pain-points rather than jumping to solutions
  5. Keeping oneself updated with the current trends irrespective of the industry one operates in
  6. Critical thinking
  7. Excellent Problem-solving abilities
  8. Entrepreneurial bent of mind

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