How to Lead (Not Just Manage) Product by NBC News Principal PM

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 18:30
Product Management New York
New York

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One paradox of Product Management is that you’re responsible for everything but in charge of no one. Being able to inspire, organize and influence developers, designers and marketers who don’t report to you requires soft power, but you must earn it. In this session, we will consider:

Main Takeaways:
- how to inspire confidence by being decisive and outcome-driven
- why less “doing” and more “defining” can lead to the role of principal PM
- what you can learn from product management in media, where you have meet the needs of three customers, users, advertisers and content creators,

Meet the Speaker: Sarika Dani

Sarika Dani is Principal Product Manager for the websites of NBC News, TODAY and MSNBC Digital. She has spent more than 10 years building product and content experiences for web and apps at the intersection of digital and TV. With a background in managing lifestyle, news, entertainment and video content, she’s equally at home in the newsroom as the scrum team.

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