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Product Management

Product Management

Once I had a conversation with one on my friends who just happened to join a startup. He said he worked as a Product Manager and was talking in general about roles and responsibilities .
What surprised me was that his roles and responsibilities differed from what I have seen in the market. Nothing wrong with it, this happens with other roles also. 
Product management roles vary depending on organisation to organisation. It is hard to define the roles and responsibilities. Though all have a common goal to making the product successful but vary depending in what department you are in or what phase part you are working on. Example : Some folks work in the analytics are Product Manager.



Talking about my friend, he was more into forecasting for the application, looking at the revenue growth. When asked about who builds the road map, his answer was that the tech team and the business decide.  A fairly common scenario. 
So what are the Roles and Responsibilities of a Product Ma…