Most importantly, you must ascertain that all of your stakeholders are aligned on your product vision and the ones that matter are actively engaged in decision-making.
“No matter how good the team or how efficient the methodology, if you are not solving the right problem, the project fails.” — Woody Williams
To understand a bit of what PM entails, I took a 13-week Udemy course during my job search. The more I learned about it, the more I saw how fitting it was for my previous experience, education and interests. — Esther
Never will the journey to stardom be rid of failures, disappointment, stress, lack of motivation etc. and that’s why we will continue to share honest conversations from thriving women in the tech industry to prepare rising talents like you for the roses and thorns that are inevitable as you pivot into tech or make progress in tech.
Getting your first product management role can be a daunting experience especially if you have no prior tech or industry knowledge. Settling into your new job is no less challenging as you are faced with the task of navigating a world where all that was taught in the books may not exactly apply.