I love data, I love people, and I love being proven wrong by both. Growth & Platform @patreon (we’re hiring...talk to me), previously @duckduckgo and @wix.
On Jan 7, 2017 the most creative corners of the Internet exploded in a fiery ball of F%# YES, confirming yet again that “2016 was the best year, in the history of humans, to be a creative person.”
Earlier this year, Jack Conte (top left) and I (hairy upside down chin) sat down to define what it meant to be a world-class product manager at Patreon.
Product growth is science. Without the scientific method, we’d just be “growth hacking” — trying random things from loud blogs without learning about our users.
The cornerstone of the scientific method is forming a hypothesis. That’s a nice sentence that leads…