Resume and Interview Workshop with Keith Cline

Contributed by Cait Porte In November, the Boston Women in Product (BWP) hosted an event with the support of Keith Cline. The event focused on resume writing and interview preparation specific to the Product Management function. Keith has spent the last 15 years helping grow Boston’s vibrant technology and startup communities. In 2002, Keith founded…

Breakfast and Mentoring: Thoughtful Roundtable

Contributed by Nina Mitchell, Volunteer for the BPMA Mentorship Program To kick off the new session of the BPMA Mentorship Program, we organized a breakfast and roundtable at the GoDaddy offices in Cambridge. Our gathering provided mentors and mentees the opportunity to meet in person. The 25 attendees also addressed key Product topics in a roundtable…

Mentorship and expectations

The mentorship program at the Boston Product Management Association and how to make the best out of it. Why you might need a mentor in your life Directing your own life can be equally exciting and daunting thing to do. Oftentimes we may feel stuck and need a little push on the way. It seems like…

The Simple Guide to Product Management

Contributed by Cynthia Andre In 2016, Glassdoor identified Product Management as the #8 best job to have in America, with a job score of 4.5 out of 5. Other jobs on the list included Data Scientist, Tax Manager and HR Manager. Unlike many of those jobs, product management is known for its nebulous career pathing…