Managing constraints for software projects

The success of any project is factor of cost, schedule, quality, and functionalities. Time to market (TTM) is the length of time it takes from a product being conceived until its being available for sale. It is an important measure in many industries such as web application products, automobiles, and almost every other industry. The…

Things that will disappear by 2030

In most of the developing countries where telephone penetration was 15-40 per 1000 15 years ago has a cellphone penetration of 500 per 1000 households. In developing countries it is 800-1200 per 1000 households. The landlines in these developing countries have reduced from 400 to 250 per households. This tells me that some of the…

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Product Managers

Product management is the most contradictory of all professions. Product Managers (PMs) need to be product experts and perpetual students. They must be creative, articulate multimedia marketers, and yet able to speak technology, finance, and legal-ese. No wonder there are so few great Product Managers. After 20 years researching and working with all types of…