CPO Role

“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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