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Outcome vs Output: Achieve Powerful Results as a Digital Product Manager

“The job of a product manager is to discover a product that is valuable, usable, and feasible.” Marty Cagan (founding partner of Silicon Valley Product Group and 30-year veteran of product management) It’s easy to list off the challenges of a product manager, but it’s harder to find ways to make product manager positions more productive. …

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Dos and Don’ts: Submitting Project Expectations and Estimates

As a Nolte project manager, with 6+ years of experience, I know that presenting comprehensive and easy to understand expectations and estimates is fundamental to having clear communication between all stakeholders involved in a project. The most crucial task for a project/product manager (PM) is to create that bond with straightforward communication between teams and …

Nolte Development Case Study

Nolte Product Development Case Study by Track Duck

“Nolte has created many successful digital products for both premium brands and early startups.” – Jonas Bucinskas Breaking news: Nolte is hip! We’ve been using Track Duck for some months now at Nolte. They recently interviewed our COO Adam Fenton, on how we are using their tool to manage feedback. The article showcases how our process …

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Team Management is Key for Project Managers

“For a product development project, for instance, we look for specific technical profiles for front-end, back-end, and mobile developers, and user experience and user interface designers.” This was Maria Jose’s opening statement in her interview about Talent Deficit, and article published by PM Network. Team management is a great challenge for project managers; to find talent …

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From Zero to Hero: How to Setup JIRA Workflow

An issue that digital organizations face is being able to establish a process that will enable them to consistently deliver high-quality products. From drawn-out comprehensive product requirements, to having thorough quality assurance standards in place, product managers try their best to craft a process that will allow the team to work seamlessly. That’s why, here …

Hacks to Run Sprints with Remote Teams

5 Hacks to Running Design Sprints With a Remote Team

Google Ventures published a blog article on how to run design sprints with a remote team. At Nolte, we recently completed one with Danko Tantegl and Orçun Ilbeyli, both part of our Product Design Team, connecting from overseas. Although we found their advice to be helpful, we would like to chime in how to solve or mitigate …