What Meetings Are Product Managers Spending Their Time In?

Where can you find a PM during the course of a week?

Product managers spend a lot of time in meetings.

The “productivity” email I get from Microsoft, based on my Outlook and Teams activity, tells me that I interact with 50–60 people a month, and spend around 25% of my time in meetings.

That’s a lot of time sitting around talking, but it’s fine to do if the talking has a purpose and you are gaining value from it.




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