Small Business Owner: One of the Hardest Jobs in America

business ownerThose who’ve been reading these articles know that this isn’t the job of the product manager, and actually represents the absence of product management. Many product managers resist this model because they’ll really feel disempowered (when the actual product decisions get made by the enterprise house owners), or due to the difficult stakeholder management that comes along with making an attempt to serve the customarily conflicting needs of a spread of enterprise items. In massive part, the role of the business proprietor is a reaction to the matrix, and for the understandable need of basic managers which are accountable for revenue to have folks on their workers (i.e. that they will instantly control) that are driving the enterprise ahead. Be careful to not confuse the idea of a enterprise owner with a ‘product owner’ which is the term used in Scrum groups for the product manager function. The #1 concern … Read More