IoT Product Leadership
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Welcome to IoT Product Leadership. Join Daniel Elizalde as he interviews Product Leaders on what it takes to launch IoT products into the market. Whether you are a Product, Design, Engineering, UX, Data, or Business Leader, this show will give you insights into how top companies approach the lifecycle of their IoT products.
About your host. Daniel Elizalde helps companies define a strong IoT product strategy. He is the author of the IoT Decision Framework, which he uses to train product teams around the world through his online IoT Product Management Certificate Program and his popular classes on Product Management for the Internet of Things at Stanford Continuing Studies. Learn more at danielelizalde.com.Read more »
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Welcome to episode #11 of IoT Product Leadership, a podcast featuring in-depth conversations with product leaders on what it takes to build great IoT products. I’m your host, Daniel Elizalde. I’m extremely excited to share this episode with you. My guest today is Rich Mironov, one of the top Product coaches in the world, and I’m also honored to say he is my mentor and my friend. Rich Mironov is a 30-year veteran of Silicon Valley tech companies who coaches product executives, product management teams, and agile development organizations. Rich is also the author of the book “The Art of Product Management”, which if you haven’t read already, I highly recommend you do. In this episode, we discuss Rich’s four laws of software economics and we talk about how they impact your overall IoT product strategy. This is an episode that no IoT Product Leader should miss. To learn more about Rich, and access the resources mentioned in this episode, visit iotproductleadership.com. There you’ll find the show notes for all episodes, including this one. Plus you’ll find links to subscribe to the show and to join our community of thousands of IoT Product Managers around the world who receive actionable product advice via our weekly newsletter. Once again, that’s iotproductleadership.com About Rich Mironov: Rich Mironov is a 30-year veteran of Silicon Valley tech companies. Rich coaches product executives, product management teams, and agile/lean development organizations. He also parachutes into software companies as interim VP Products/CPO. Rich has been the “product guy” at six Silicon Valley start-ups. His long-running blog covers software, start-ups, product strategies, and the inner life of product managers. Rich is the author of “The Art of Product Management” (2008) and founded the first Product Camp." Topics we discuss in this episode: Rich shares his background and about Mironov Consulting. How to help product teams. The first law of software (product) economics - why your development team will never be big enough. The second law of software (product) economics – why all the profits are in the nth copy/deployment. The third law of software (product) economics – how software/hardware bits are not the whole product. The fourth law of the software (product) economics – why you can’t outsource your IoT product strategy. Advice for Product Leaders who are new to developing IoT solutions. To learn more about Rich and Mironov Consulting: Rich on LinkedIn On Twitter @RichMironov Recent blog posts from Rich, “Four Laws Of Software Economics” part 1 Recent blog posts from Rich, “Four Laws Of Software Economics” part 2 Recent blog posts from Rich, “Four Laws Of Software Economics” part 3 Recent blog posts from Rich, “Four Laws Of Software Economics” part 4 Recent blog post from Rich, “Talking Directly with (Real) Customers” Recent blog post from Rich, “Hearing About Accounts, Listening for Segments” Mironov Consulting Read more »