Food For Thought #18: State of Startups, Lean Startup, Disruption, Freemium, Failure

Age of Product’s Food for Thought of December 6th, 2015 covers: The perceived increase in the speed of business, “Lean Startup” – a video with Jason Calacanis & Eric Ries, Firstround’s “State of Startups 2015”, donkeys and unicorns, disruption, why freemium can be a killer, and company failure patterns.

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Food For Thought #17: Product Mgt Future, Post Mortem Tools, Star Trek Economics

Age of Product’s Food for Thought of November 29th, 2015 covers: Product mgt future, a free UX ebook, product missionaries vs. mercenaries, Amazon’s Siri, Zapier’s post mortem toolkit, how to be a good boss, and Star Trek economics.

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Food For Thought #16: Facebook’s Future, Product Roadmaps, AI, Marketplaces

Age of Product’s Food for Thought of November 22nd, 2015 covers: Facebook’s future, how to build product roadmaps, AI as a doomsday invention, Version One’s guide to marketplaces, and how to build the best company culture.

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Food For Thought #15: Unicorn Scouts, Passing on Twitter, Agile Clinic, HTHAPM

Age of Product’s Food for Thought of November 15th, 2015 covers: Sequoia’s unicorn scouts, lessons learnt from passing on Twitter, Agile Clinic, failure helps creativity, Eric Ries on Lean Startup, how to hire a product manager, the story of Shazam.

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Welcome to the Agile Clinic – Our New LinkedIn Group For Agile Change

Let’s Fix Agile

When I wrote the Agile Failure Patterns In Organizations post in October, I could not anticipate the feedback it would receive: Over 80 comments on the Hacker News thread and almost 15,000 readers on the blog and additional channels like DZone or Business2Community.

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Food For Thought #14: Y Combinator Playbook, AI & Unemployment, How To Say ‘No’

Age of Product’s Food for Thought of November 8th, 2015 covers: Y Combinator (Economist reporting and Sam Altman’s startup playbook), artificial intelligence and mass unemployment, unhealthy Scrum obsessions, Tim Ferriss’ How to say ‘No’, e-commerce trends and the black box of product management.

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