Startups and the Importance of Agile Product Development

Product development is of critical importance for technology startups: given the limited budget typically available to early-stage startups, making the right product development decisions can make the difference between success and failure.

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Product-related startup risks

The risk of over-engineering the product

The risk of misinterpreting user feedback

The risk of the expanded (or disrupted) product scope

Focus on the Product

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Moving from a problem to ideas, solutions and products; through prototypes and MVPs

Consider building a Prototype

Apply Agile and Experimentation principles

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An overview of a modern product development function

Empower your team with essential Product Management skills

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