“If you don’t work well with other teams, everyone else’s problem will become a product problem.”
In today’s episode, we’re taking a deep dive into the world of Product…
To do so, we’re joined by Product legend, James Routledge, VP of Product at Converge.
James has tons of experience, including helping a NASDAQ business go from 100 million to $250 million revenues and working with 400 person Series B businesses.
The role of the CPO has evolved significantly over the last few years, so we loved getting a first-hand account of the past, present and future of Product roles, including:
➡️ His own impressive career in Product [01:08]
➡️ The top 3 skills great Product people need [02:59]
➡️ Scope and responsibilities in your product journey [05:42]
➡️ The power of mentorship in Product roles [08:54]
➡️ The evolution of the CPO and putting customers first [12:28]
➡️ Working cross-functionally as a CPO [17:18]
➡️ UK vs USA Product roles [25:49]
⛳ Helpful links:
➡️ Connect with James: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamesroutledge/
➡️ Find out more about Converge: https://www.converge.io/
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