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Agile Product Management Makes Agile Technology Companies

Product Managers Needed To Take Full Advantage Of Agile

October 7, 2008

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  • By Tom Grant, Ph.D.
  • with Peter Burris,
  • Zachary Reiss-Davis

Why Read This Report

Getting the most out of Agile development practices inside technology companies depends, in part, on the role that product managers play. At the minimum, Agile makes product managers responsible for helping the development team make smart product decisions at an Agile pace. More ambitious companies leverage the move to Agile development to forge stronger partnerships with customers and to make the company more nimble in responding to market opportunities and threats.

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Table of Contents

  • Agile Development Needs Agile Product Management
  • Clarifying The Product Manager's Role

  • Push Product Managers To Play Key Roles In Agile Development

  • Another Reason To Get Serious About Product Management
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