ITERATE FM
John Cutler and Tareq Ismail tackle the mess that's building great products
August 22, 2019

Overlap between Product Managers and Designers

John and Tareq discuss the similarities and convergence between PMs and Designers and the roles and companies processes converge.

Episode Notes

John and Tareq discuss the similarities and convergence between PMs and Designers and the roles and companies processes converge.

Multipliers https://www.amazon.com/Multipliers-Best-Leaders-Everyone-Smarter/dp/0061964395

UX & Product Management: What’s the difference? https://www.justinmind.com/blog/ux-product-management-whats-the-difference/

The Designer/PM Overlap Diagram https://assets.justinmind.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/ux-v-product-management-overlap.gif

The Overlap by John Cutler https://medium.com/@johnpcutler/the-overlap-puxeng-56dcfd33875b

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August 8, 2019

Sharing Failure w/ Lex Roman

John, Tareq, and special guest Lex Roman, talk about challenges and safety needed to share failures.

Episode Notes

John, Tareq, and special guest Lex Roman, talk about challenges and safety needed to share failures.

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August 1, 2019

Treating Process like a Design Problem

John and Tareq discuss process. How they can be rigid or flexible depending on the shape of work and how they should be treated as a design problem.

Episode Notes

John and Tareq discuss process. How they can be rigid or flexible depending on the shape of work and how they should be treated as a design problem.

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July 25, 2019

The Value of Deep Work

John and Tareq talk about how deep work can help you take a step back and re-orient what you're working on

Episode Notes

John and Tareq talk about how deep work can help you take a step back and re-orient what you're working on.

Kill the Company Exercise https://www.forbes.com/sites/lisabodell/2018/08/31/kill-your-company-with-lisabodell/#57c377b46706

Stefan Sagmeister: The power of time off https://www.ted.com/talks/stefansagmeisterthepoweroftimeoff

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July 16, 2019

Does 10x Product Managers Exist?

John and Tareq discuss the 10x Engineer tweet thread and if there's any equivalent in Product Management.

Episode -01

John and Tareq discuss the 10x Engineer tweet thread and if there's any equivalent in Product Management.

10x Engineer Thread https://twitter.com/skirani/status/1149302828420067328

Reply to 10x Thread https://twitter.com/heydonworks/status/1150072297107144706

How Google Works https://www.amazon.com/How-Google-Works-Eric-Schmidt/dp/1455582328/

Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don't Have All the Facts https://www.amazon.com/Thinking-Bets-Making-Smarter-Decisions/dp/0735216355

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July 8, 2019

What's Will Always Be Hard about Building Products

John and Tareq pilot their new podcast with episode minus 2 answering 'What will always be hard about building great products?'

Episode -02

We pilot our new podcast, Iterate FM, with episode -02 answering 'What will always be hard about building great products?'

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