How to Be More Innovative (and Other Tips from the Mentor Roundtable)

Contributed by Cait Porte The first Mentorship roundtable of the season kicked off on May 15th with a bang! There were over 25 attendees from more than 22 different companies. After running through introductions, the group spent time discussing different topics like techniques to stimulate innovation and how to get the most out of your relationship…

Need a Mentor? (or Mentee?) Look Here!

Contributed by Safiyyah Khan  The BPMA mentorship program is a hidden gem of a resource for product management professionals. We’re talking about having a successful, senior level mentor committing 6 months to guiding their mentee through developing their  careers.  We’d challenge you to find such an objective resource dedicated to product professionals anywhere. Mentees come to the…

Propose a Session at ProductCamp Boston

Contributed by Steve Robins Have you ever had a nagging question that you just couldn’t answer? How to get product and engineering teams to work more closely? How to advance your career? What agile means for product managers? What’s the big deal with big data? You can help yourself – and your colleagues – to…

How Does Your Product Team Stack Up?

Contributed by Greg Geracie Have you ever been on a high performance product team? If you have you’ll never forget what it was like to transform a product, service or industry. These are often life-changing experiences for the end user and the product team members. For the past four years, we have been conducting a…

Staples and Smarsh Tie for First Ever Boston Product Excellence Award

Local Companies Vie for PRODiE Award at Exciting BPMA Event at Harvard Innovation Lab On Tuesday, November 18, practitioners and leaders in the product management community gathered at the Harvard Innovation Lab in Allston to share best practices and hear the efforts behind product successes at the first Product Excellence Award (or PRODiE) sponsored by…

Welcome to ProductHub

As President of the Boston Product Management Association, I am happy to have this opportunity to welcome you to the our NEW member contributed blog, ProductHub. I’m very excited about this initiative and honored to be the first official contributor. After some thought, I decided this inaugural post would be best used to tell you…