Add by RSS Feed
Get the Android app
Get the iOS app
ProductHooman | By Olvy
ProductHooman is a Podcast by Olvy where we celebrate thoughts, stories, and ideas of Product Builders around the world.
22 hours ago
Diving into the journey of Simon Tuddenham, Product Success Chief @ Skyjed, Ex - Emirates, Walmart
In this episode of the ProductHooman Podcast, our speaker guest is Simon Tuddenham, Chief of Product Success at Skyjed. He pivoted his career from accounting, business analyst, to product manager and began his product journey as one of the first PMs at Walmart. In today's episode, we dived into his pivoting journey, leading product at Walmart, Emirates and discussed in detail: * Basic thesis while approaching a problem around building products * Key strategies for building a team from scratch * Major problem in digital adoption in a non-tech first company like Emirates * Maintaining effective communication as a Team Leader * Hurdles that every company like Walmart faces in Retail * Leadership qualities essential for managing large teams * Simon’s favorite frameworks while building product * One of his life mistakes that you shouldn't repeat Listen to the full podcast to know in detail! 🔎 Where to find Simon Tuddenham * LinkedIn 🔎 Where to find ProductHooman & Olvy * ProductHooman Website * Spotify * Olvy Twitter * Olvy LinkedIn
Jul 12, 2023
Uncovering the CEO Side of Running a Company as the Product Person | Timoté Geimer, CEO @ Dualoop
In this episode of the ProductHooman Podcast, we've invited Timoté Geimer, CEO of Dualoop, a consulting firm specializing in Product Management that helps product organizations transform the way they work. Timoté has spent 12 years working as a product manager, starting from 0 to making 30 million in revenue and then creating his consulting firm. In today's episode, we tried to uncover the founder side of running a company as the product person and discussed in detail: * Difference between working in a product-based and service-based company * How does Dualoop recruit and deploy people for other product companies? * What significant problems do product companies face and need consultancy for? * How can company strategy misalignment be a major roadblock? * Working as a product manager is more than just about knowing product management best practices * Cool projects Timoté is currently working on * Advice for newbie product managers Listen to the full podcast to know in detail! 🔎 Where to find Timoté Geimer: • LinkedIn • Twitter 🔎 Where to find Dualoop: • LinkedIn • Twitter 🔎 Where to find ProductHooman & Olvy: • ProductHooman Website • Twitter • LinkedIn
Jun 28, 2023
HeyTaco Using Gamifying Mechanisms to Increase User Engagement | Doug Dosberg, Founder @ HeyTaco
In this episode of the ProductHooman Podcast, we've invited Doug Dosberg, founder of HeyTaco, a peer-to-peer recognition platform that builds happier teams by inspiring positive communication. It all started from a passion project for fun in 2016, and since then, he has been running HeyTaco as a solopreneur. Today, HeyTaco has thousands of customers worldwide and is a million-plus revenue company. In today's episode, we had so many insightful and relatable discussions: * How HeyTaco came into existence? * Biggest problem people in the HR industry face * Personas buying HR software and solutions to the industry problems * How has it been being a solopreneur for the last 7 years? * Insiders of HeyTaco - road mapping methods and organic growth * Cool things Doug is currently working on * Recent realization or learning * At last, Doug answered, "WHY TACOS?" Listen to the full conversation to know in detail! 🔎 Where to find Doug Dosberg: • LinkedIn • Twitter 🔎 Where to find HeyTaco: • LinkedIn • Twitter 🔎 Where to find ProductHooman & Olvy: • ProductHooman Website • Twitter • LinkedIn
Jun 5, 2023
AI has been taking over the artistic and creative side of things | Suhas Motwani, Founder @ The Product Folks
In this episode of the ProductHooman Podcast, we've invited Suhas Motwani, founder of The Product Folks, one of Asia's largest product communities. He worked at PepsiCo last full-time and iterated on several side projects such as Indistractable, Indie Project, Bangalore Meetups, etc. In today’s episode, we discussed so many interesting insights: * Similarities and differences between Community Manager and Product Manager * Emerging trends in the industry * AI took over creative and artistic stuff * Cool projects Suhas is actively working on * Recent realization — Biggest Learning * Cool company recommendations which are doing great stuff Listen to the full conversation to know in detail! Connect with Suhas Motwani: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/suhasmotwani/ Subscribe not to miss any updates: https://www.producthooman.com/
1 hr 14 min
May 1, 2023
Behind-the-Scenes of WhatsApp Business Messaging | Ankit Jaini, Product Manager @ WhatsApp owned by Meta
The ProductHooman podcast guest of this week is Ankit Jaini, the Product Manager at WhatsApp, owned by Meta. He has been working on WhatsApp’s nascent feature, “Business Messaging,” to protect users from spam and low-quality messaging on the platform. He has worked with companies like Twilio, Goomo, AlienAdv, and more. In today’s episode, we discussed so many interesting insights: * WhatsApp for Small and Large Businesses * Difference between B2C and B2B Product Management * B2B and B2C in WhatsApp Business Messaging * Bigger vision at Meta right now and Work culture at Meta * WhatsApp's principle-based decision making * High Agency in Product Management * Having Hard Conversations at Work — Biggest Learning Listen to the full conversation to know in detail! Connect with Ankit Jaini: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ankit-jaini/ Subscribe to not miss any updates: https://www.producthooman.com/
Apr 11, 2023
Understanding User Needs | Harsh Shah - Associate Director of Product Engineering @ Tada
In this latest episode of the ProductHooman podcast, Harsh Shah, Associate Director of Product Engineering at Tada, talks about his experience in product management and how he has worked with technologies like Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Harsh talks about how important it is to understand what people want before trying to solve their problems. He stresses taking time to learn about the users you're making products for instead of just jumping to conclusions. He also talks about the importance of listening to all users’ opinions and using that information to make the best product decisions.
Mar 1, 2022
Tabish Gilani- Senior Product Manager @replit, ex- @youtube, @google
In this episode, we have a chat with Tabish Gilani who is currently working as a Senior Product Manager @Replit. The highlight of Tabish's podcast was where we talk about how growth has become an integral part of product managers' roles and how growth decisions help in building products.
Jan 31, 2022
Furkan Akyurek - Co-Founder @theflatwork and Product Manger @mysterium network
In this episode, we have a chat with Furkan Akyurek who is currently a Co-Founder @theflatwork and also working as a Product Manager @mysterium network. The highlight of Furkan's podcast was where we had a chat about web3 and understood his perspective as a Product Manager on that.
Jan 10, 2022
Diego Granados - Senior Product Manager @Microsoft AI&ML, ex- @Cisco
In this episode, we have a chat with Diego Granados who is currently working as a Senior Product Manager @Microsoft. The highlight of Diego's podcast was where we talk about transitioning to a PM role and how someone should look at job switching, where Diego explained how one can choose an industry based on their interest rather than doing a random job switch.