August 31, 2016

Netflix fmr Product VP on Career Hacks for Product Leaders

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Career Hacks for Product Leaders

Product leaders seem to have it all within the product. But, how does a new product manager start or hack their product management career? Netflix fmr-Product VP Gib Biddle describes the skills required to grow into an exceptional product leader, ways to experiment with career approaches and extend your career through your own personal board of directors. As usual, Gib is full of war stories—both good and bad—that will help you start, grow or accelerate your career as a product leader.


About the Speaker

As a product and business leader for world-class consumer tech companies, Gib (Gibson Biddle) has led product management at both entertainment (Netflix, Mattel, EA) and education companies (Chegg, The Learning Company). Most recently, as Chief Product Officer at Chegg, he helped take the textbook rental company public. He was VP Product at Netflix from 2005-2010.  Gib now focuses on both advisor roles and product leader training.

Products That Count is one of the largest communities of product managers, leaders and entrepreneurs in the world. It provides insider access to founders and C-level execs such as Netflix Product VP, Crossing the Chasm legendary author, Trulia Founder, or Lyft CMO, via speaker series, podcasts, and invite-only executive retreats. Partners include WeChat, Yelp, LeanPlum, Pragmatic Marketing, and StartupDigest. Its venture arm, Mighty Capital, invests in companies building products that count once they have demonstrated product/market fit.