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Jul 23, 2021Liked by Will Lawrence

This information is priceless, l have been researching on the Product Manager role recently and l have encountered some of the resources here that have been suggested elsewhere. This article is of course much more in depth and l really appreciate that, it strongly guides one on the right path, l will forever be grateful for that. As a practicing project manager who aspires to be a product manager, the path has been set out for me.

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Feb 3, 2021Liked by Will Lawrence

Really informative article. I really enjoy the deep dive and strong takeaways as to which 3 competencies people should have/develop a focus on if they're interested in PMing. Thanks so much for compiling such a detailed list of resources, and also the super neat graphics on competencies for the radar charts :)

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Feb 3, 2021Liked by Will Lawrence

Wow thank you so much Will!! It must have taken you so much time and effort to gather all of these, so I really appreciate it.

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Thank you for very much, the article is great!

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very interesting suggestions to fill gaps depending on profiles, very useful to build development plans, thanks !!

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I am glad that I stumbled across this article!

I am relatively new to Product Management and have been looking at ways to build my skillset, become more effective, as well as relate better to my team (especially the Dev Team). I going to choose a 'spike' and follow the steps as laid out in your article.

Let the FUN Begin!

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״Aspiring PMs should be fascinated with how engineers write code, how designers decide user flows, and how data scientists build models.״

I thought I'm just weird being fascinated by every piece of the puzzle that contributes to the 'building' process.

Now I know I'm not alone :)

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A good read Will, thought the analogy of a coach and PM was apt and how it is important to enjoy what you are doing

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