Product Decoded podcast brings you advice and best practices on how to build and scale great products from the worlds top product experts. This podcast is produced by Spero Ventures and Product Leader Summit. Spero Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm that is helping entrepreneurs build a future that belongs to everyone. Product Leader Summits mission is to create a community for product leaders and founders to learn from one another.
Justin Bauer, VP of Product at Amplitude22/06/2018 Duration: 39min
In the seventh episode of Product Decoded podcast, Dan Olsen, product management consultant and author of The Lean Product Playbook, interviews Justin Bauer, VP of Product at Amplitude, a software service that provides analytics to help companies understand their user behavior data and ultimately build a better product. In this interview, Justin shares his advice on product management, being a product leader, and using analytics to improve your product. At Amplitude, he strives to make it easy for companies to make better decisions from their data. Justin is a 2x entrepreneur as well as an alumnus of McKinsey, Stanford GSB and Carleton College.
Amanda Richardson, Chief Data & Strategy Officer at HotelTonight06/06/2018 Duration: 44min
In the sixth episode of Product Decoded podcast, host Ha Nguyen (Product Partner at Spero Ventures) is joined by Amanda Richardson (Chief Data & Strategy Officer at HotelTonight) to discuss advice and best practices on how to fast-track your career in product management. Amanda shares a breadth of advice from her journey to leadership, the skills of successful managers and organizational leaders, and how women can navigate their product management careers.
Michael Sippey, VP Product at Medium24/05/2018 Duration: 54min
Michael Sippey, Vice President of Product at Medium, shares his passion for tapping into the zeitgeist of what customers love — in his words, “to catch magic in a bottle” — to create world-class products. He is the former VP of Product at Twitter and is unique in that he is both a starter and a builder and has built both consumer and enterprise products.
Chris Abad, VP Product & Design at UserTesting11/04/2018 Duration: 41min
Chris Abad, VP Product & Design at UserTesting, shares how he brings a design thinking approach to building products and solving problems, how he pushes product people to think like designers, how he combines quantitative and qualitative talent effectively on teams, and how to get teams to adopt new processes.
Deborah Liu, Vice President of Marketplace at Facebook19/03/2018 Duration: 34min
In this episode of Product Decoded, host Ha Nguyen (Product Partner at Spero Ventures) is joined by Deborah Liu (Vice President of Marketplace at Facebook) to discuss advice and best practices on how to build and scale great products. Deborah shares a breadth of advice from her journey to leadership, the skills of successful managers and product managers, and how to make the product management field more inclusive and diverse.