Answer to What are your top books or resources for tech product managers?

https://www.quora.com/What-are-your-top-3-5-books-or-resources-for-tech-product-managers/answer/Jared-Franklin Product Manager You Are… Outliers: The Story of Success: Malcolm Gladwell: 9780316017930: Amazon.com: Books Top Hacks from a PM Behind Two of Tech’s Hottest Products SVPG Blog Articles Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love: Marty Cagan: 9780981690407: Amazon.com: Books Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster (Lean Series): Alistair Croll,…

‘The Age Of The Platform’ by Phil Simon

Feel free to check out my highlights after reading The Age Of The Platform. How Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Have Redefined Business. Some excerpts: Definition of a Platform: “An extremely valuable and powerful ecosystem that quickly and easily scales, morphes, and incorporates new features (called planks in this book), users, customers, vendors, and partners… Today, the most vibrant…

Good Product Manager, Bad Product Manager

Once again, thank you Quora!  Someone answered the question, “What are the qualities of a good product manager?” with a link to download what could be called the holy manuscript of product management. It was written by Ben Horowitz, of the VC firm Andreessen Horowitz and David Weiden, a partner at Khosla Ventures. The full…

Opportunity – Real Estate

I’m knee-deep in the home buying process, which has been rather stressful for me (and I rarely get stressed).  I think it has been rough because I’ve never been through this process before, and the decisions made will impact me for the rest of my life in a way that no other choice to date…