It’s great having a new product finished and ready for the market, but it’s no use if you can’t get it sold to your customers. For most product managers, that means working with the sales team to as their main sales channel.
In the presentation below, the major pitfalls and misunderstandingsREAD MORE
I was interviewed by Pixels and Pills regarding Aptilon’s AxcelRx Mobile, for which I’ve been acting as the Product Manager.
It’s small, it’s light, it’s almost a notebook, isn’t it cool the MacBookAir? But it’s only got 2GB and a small “disk” space and slow old processor. For the same price you can buy a more performant Macbook!
This week RIM introduced it’s latest Blackberry product, a Tablet called the PlayBook. Should we be excited by this and should Apple be worried? What role can it play?As of this moment the PlayBook, to all intents and purposes does not exist. Mike Lazardis of RIM walked around withREAD MORE
Once you’ve decided to introduce a social media initiative to your company, you need to decide how to do it. One important comment needs to be made here:- the internet and social media make the actions of your company much more transparent. The acts of one part of the companyREAD MORE
Somedays it may seem that everyone is now using social media to reach out to their customers or potential customers. Are you? You may feel that there is opportunity for you, or are not sure what that opportunity may be.
The first question when thinking about beginning a social media initiativeREAD MORE
Here’s a really interesting article about Apple’s plans to allow TV rentals. It’s a really interesting idea and one that I think will find favor with many.http://www.macnewsworld.com/rsstory/70694.html?wlc=1283088307 Note that o don’t have a cable service – we only watch series on DVD/downloads or rented films, so Apple’s proposed service wouldREAD MORE
Do you have the impression that watching a twitter stream is like watch US network television? Every two out of three tweets seems to be an advert for someone trying to sell something?
Is this what twitter has become? A sales channel? More than that, has twitter become a television likeREAD MORE
Many pundits believed that BlackBerry knew they had to pull something amazing our of their hats with the new BlackBerry and their new operating system. There is, then, a rather lot of surprise that RIM has failed to do just that.
Where is BlackBerry today? They are on the defensiveREAD MORE
The launch and discontinuation of the Kin series of mobile phones, all within six weeks, could be described as one of the worst cases of product stewardship ever, especially considering the $1 billon cost involved. Every product manager should heed the lessons of Microsoft’s Kin.
What is Kin?
Kin was a telephoneREAD MORE