The Product Management Interview Blog

3 Core Values Found in the Ultimate Product Manager with Salesforce PM

Product Gym: Business Support Operations Management at Microsoft sounds very of broad, would you care to tell us a little bit more about what are the general responsibilities? Poorvi Shrivastav: Sure, so I started with a rotational program and a year of engineering. Soon after I moved to manage operations for the internal support teams at Microsoft, particularly around customer success and support. So reaching out to customers, understanding their pain points, and helping the Product Managers get requirements

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How to Answer the Salary Question in an Interview

By far one of the most common questions we get at Product Gym is how do I answer the salary question. It is a very awkward question, so take comfort in knowing you are not the only that feels that way. Problem The main challenge is if you try for a number that is too low you end up shooting yourself in

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Why You Need to Ask the First Question in a Product Manager Interview

WHY YOU NEED TO ASK THE FIRST QUESTION IN A PRODUCT MANAGER INTERVIEW One of the most dreaded questions out there is the first question you always hear, which is “Tell me about yourself.” Hmm, well, what do you want to know? There is so much to you than just a resume, a LinkedIn profile, or a few sentences to sum up your career. WHAT IS THE

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How to Generate More Product Manager Interviews Part 2

So, you are doing everything we taught you in the first article, but now you are not seeing as many positions come up. What do you do? How do we solve this challenge? The truth is there is nothing we can do to create more openings in the market than there already is. What we can do is develop more funnels to generate more interviews from

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My Fourth Week at Product Gym (Podcast)

James, who has been with Product Gym for four weeks checks in with us. He’s currently generating on-site interviews, on Week 4, just by following our Process at Product Gym. James went from not being able to generate, let alone pass, round 1 interviews, to round 3 and round 4 interviews. We discuss some tactics on how to approach the

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How to Win the WeWork Case Study Podcast with 40 Launch Founder

 Recently, one of our students was presented with a case study from WeWork after a Round 2 interview with the hiring manager. When we first received this case study, we knew that we needed to ask for additional information to complete the case study and find out what WeWork really wants from this. In the attached document you will

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My Third Week at Product Gym

I’M GOING TO TELL YOU HOW TO GET BETTER AT INTERVIEWING If you feel stuck or that your interviewing skills might not be up to par, we describe in depth everything you need to do in order to improve these skills and be successful. Soon enough, you’ll be a pro at interviewing and ready to land that Product Manager job

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