PRODUCTHEAD: Wrap your ears around these podcasts

PRODUCTHEAD: Wrap your ears around these podcasts

PRODUCTHEAD is a regular newsletter of product management goodness,
curated by Jock Busuttil.

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Recommendations of product podcasts


For a newsletter loosely themed on a band I rather like, there’s been precious little in the way of audio content so far. So this week, I’m going to rectify that with some recommended product podcasts you can wrap your ears round.

Speak to you soon,


what to think about this week

One Knight in Product

Jason Knight hosts a podcast for people interested in building, designing and marketing tech products.

Interviews with product people


Women in TECH with Ariana

Ariana Waller shares tangible resources to help women navigate the tech industry, from funding opportunities for your startup, access to free coding courses, monthly sponsor giveaways, job opportunities and so much more.

Tech, entrepreneurship and news


The Pig Wrestlers

Serial entrepreneur Ray Rafiq-Omar and freelance head of product Jock Busuttil get together to discuss Mark McCormack’s book, Never Wrestle With A Pig. They just don’t always get around to it …

Covering startups, tech, entrepreneurship and some of the gnarlier topics in current affairs.

Listen now

The Product Experience

Join Lily Smith and Randy Silver for in-depth conversations with some of the best product people around the world! Every week they chat with people in the know and cover the topics that matter to you – solving real problems, developing awesome products, building successful teams and developing careers.

In-depth conversations with product people


100PM at Leading The Product

Listen to nine episodes featuring global product leaders from our special coverage of Leading the Product conference 2018.

A collection of interviews with the conference speakers and organisers


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The Practitioner's Guide to Product Management book cover

The Practitioner's Guide To Product Management

by Jock Busuttil

“This is a great book for Product Managers or those considering a career in Product Management.”

— Lyndsay Denton

Jock Busuttil is a freelance head of product, product management coach and author. He has spent over two decades working with technology companies to improve their product management practices, from startups to multinationals. In 2012 Jock founded Product People Limited, which provides product management consultancy, coaching and training. Its clients include BBC, University of Cambridge, Ometria, Prolific and the UK’s Ministry of Justice and Government Digital Service (GDS). Jock holds a master’s degree in Classics from the University of Cambridge. He is the author of the popular book The Practitioner’s Guide To Product Management, which was published in January 2015 by Grand Central Publishing in the US and Piatkus in the UK. He writes the blog I Manage Products and weekly product management newsletter PRODUCTHEAD. You can find him on Mastodon, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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