The Camunda Developer Relations Career Path — Mary Thengvall - Community Builder
Establishing a career path for Developer Relations is one more step forward in creating a mature industry. It makes a bold statement that we know our value, we’re here to stay, and here’s our plan on how to move forward in our careers! I recently rolled out a Career Path with my team at Camunda, and
We’re going to be entering our quarterly planning cycle at Box soon, which always brings up the topic of output vs. outcomes (note: the angst around goal-setting frameworks is not unique to Box by any means). One of the better books I’ve read on the topic is
Mapping the Ecosystem of Community Tools | The Commsor Blog
Community is a hot topic right now and the world of community is exploding with new tools and platforms. We get asked all the time about various tools in the community space, or if we've heard of a new product that just launched.
Documentation: In tech, we spend considerable time producing user-facing documentation including API docs, how-to guides, knowledge bases, tutorials, and user manuals. We do this because user documentation is part of our product's user experience; without docs, people can't use our product. The same thinking can, and s
The Importance of Citizen Development and Citizen IT - Jason Wong
Business-led IT differs from shadow IT in two vitally important ways. Business-led IT is open and transparent from start to finish, whereas shadow IT is hidden and under the radar for all or part of its life cycle. Secondly, business-led IT is usually much more of a collaborative effort between business and IT where appropriate …
Valuable and accessible products and services are the most important assets for any business, especially in the digital economy. You'll learn the proven and successful API product management methodology, from strategy to execution, to build digital products your customers love.
Understanding API-Based Platforms: A Guide For Product Managers — Smashing Magazine
API-based solutions are becoming a critical building block of modern digital products. What are they? How can they impact your design process? Finally, how to evaluate them without bothering your software team?
Why is @stripe's API so good?Teams debate the naming of each field, talk about trade-offs, and attempt to plan ahead for new features that may change the shape of the API.We *take the time* to get it right, and individual engineers recognize the best design requires teamwork.— Zach Tratar (@zachtratar) February 21, 2020
Building APIs is Product Management - This is Product Management
Jeremy Glassenberg, Product Consultant and former Platform Manager at Box, shares how to launch a successful API, including his best advice for growing a developer ecosystem and integrating with app marketplaces. Jeremy has spent 9 years as a product manager focused on APIs and developer platforms. He started at Box as the company’s first hire...
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Ben Nadel thinks about all of the changes that you can make in an API which could be considered a "breaking change" for a consumer. Depending on how hard you squint, the breadth of breaking changes can be quite a bit larger than we usually think it is.