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Entries from May 2008

How much do you share with beta program participants?

Posted on May 28, 2008 · 1 Comment

Question: How much information do you share during a beta test? Answer from Brian Lawley of The 280 Group.

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What goals are appropriate for a new product manager?

Posted on May 27, 2008 · 7 Comments

Question: What are good goals for a new product manager? Answer from Michael Hopkin of Lead on Purpose.

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How can you quickly evaluate international product expansion?

Posted on May 16, 2008 · 3 Comments

Question: What factors should I consider for a quick (2-3 days worth) evaluation for global product expansion? Answer from Derek Britton of Micro Focus.

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How do you handle competitors in a beta program?

Posted on May 14, 2008 · 2 Comments

Question: How do you handle competitors signing up and participating in your beta program? Answer from Brian Lawley of The 280 Group.

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How do you balance needs of the target market with the vocal minority?

Posted on May 4, 2008 · 3 Comments

Question: How do you balance the feature requests of a vocal minority with keeping your product attractive to a mainstream audience? Answer from Roger Cauvin.

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