Interview Series: Jerome Bland-Sebrien, VP of Product at SERMO
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Interview Series: Jerome Bland-Sebrien, VP of Product at SERMO

What separates "good" from "great" Product Managers? Since we are in touch with dozens of experienced Product Managers who inspire us to build better products, we thought we'd share the wealth by putting together an interview series. Each week we will be sitting down with top people in product and highly motivated product managers currently breaking into the field. Each one will be full of insights, tips and background information on how they got the job and what product management means to them. Today, we'll start with Jerome Bland-Sebrien.

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3 Skills to Succeed As PM with Senior Product Manager from MasterCard
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3 Skills to Succeed As PM with Senior Product Manager from MasterCard

In case you missed the webinar last Tuesday,  we held an “Ask Me Anything” session with Jesse Owens II, Senior Product Manager at MasterCard. He discussed the three essential skills to succeed as pm- Jesse joined the broadcast live from his apartment in Harlem, NY to talk about his background and how he got into product management, what he is currently working on and how technical you need to get. And true to the "Ask Me Anything" format, he responded to various questions as they came in from our viewers.

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Answering The Metrics Interview Question with Dave McClure
How to, Interviews

Answering The Metrics Interview Question with Dave McClure

You should always be ready for the metrics interview question. Just think of this situation. You just received the call; company X has selected you as a candidate for the open Product Management position. Now comes the challenging part, nailing the interview. You might have excellent communication skills. But you are probably not ready to tackle the metrics interview question. Before you go in, review this method using Dave McClure’s Pirate Metrics, AARRR!.

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