Before jumping in…potentially interesting tidbits: A talk for startups about instrumentation and metrics for HeavyBit. So cool they made this public. If…
Onwards into 2022. When I was in my teens, I spent lots of time writing and recording music with friends. This was pre-digital recording, which made it…
One of the defining aspects of my 2021 was being exposed to hundreds of teams from around the world. It was fun, but also very challenging. While…
It is the end of the year! 52 posts (actually a couple more because of days like today). I’ll probably end up writing another post later today, hence…
As some of you know, I work at a company called Amplitude. Amplitude (the product) is a digital optimization system. That doesn't mean anything to…
Scenario… I do a lot of research. The research is messy! It looks like this: I notice three broad groups: I take those three broad groups, and create a…
Share your calendar(s), and the world will know what you (and your company) values. Where does your time go? How much time do you spend: Talking to…
Before we jump in…some potentially interesting bits of content: A 4,000 word post-in-progress on Bets, Success metrics, and Roadmapping An on-demand…
In operations, we take a look at a sociotechnical system, consider its goal(s), and then think about how to help that system “operate” more effectively…
I wrote this in late 2020, but never got around to publishing it. It is loosely based on a talk I gave at Agile-Lean Ireland. The drawings are from a…
I had a lot of fun doing this podcast with Melissa Perri. We chat about patterns across product teams, as well as how to make sure you’re moving forward…
Note: As a follow up to my talk on North Star Framework and OKRs, I am doing a deep-dive on North Star Inputs and Flywheels. Sign up! It’s free. I have…