How to hire a product manager - by Ken Norton By Ken Norton Partner, Google Ventures (former Group PM, Google) It's been a while since I was hiring at a startup, and recruiting at a startup is very different from hiring at a big company. At Yahoo! I started my career as an engineer and advanced pretty quickly into engineering management. Remember buddy, nobody asked you to show up Product management may be the one job that the organization would get along fine without (at least for a good while). 1. So what do I look for in a PM? 2. Some managers I've known insist on hiring only PMs with computer science degrees. Why did you decide to move from engineering to product management? 3. This next category is highly subjective, difficult to evaluate, and extraordinarily important. Independently echoed some of my own concerns about my product - if you're a good PM, you've got a bunch of things that worry you about your own product. 4. Product managers are usually leaders in their organizations. Is consensus always a good thing? 5. 6.
Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct – Event Highlights | The Institute of Middle East Studies The Institute of Middle East Studies in collaboration with World Vision Lebanon was privileged to host an important discussion on the Arabic language version of the landmark document, Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct [Arabic/English] this past Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) in Beirut, Lebanon. Following an introduction by Rev. Charles Costa, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of ABTS, two of the key contributors to the document, John Baxter-Brown, former consultant on evangelism to the World Council of Churches, and Rosalee Velloso Ewell, executive director of the World Evangelical Alliance Theological Commission, presented the document, discussing both its content and the process by which it was developed. Of the document, Velloso Ewell affirmed: Bishop Dr. “Our role is to produce a Middle Eastern contextual text based upon this document, in order to move forward with it in Lebanon and the region.
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Landlord Toolbox provides simple and affordable property management software If you’re a landlord that uses property management software, you know that most of your options are not only expensive and complicated, but built to manage hundreds or thousands of properties. On top of that, if you have a maintenance issue, the property management company can pick just about any service provider without regard to quality, price, or customer service and then stick you with the bill. These are the kinds of problems that inspired Erick Wilson and Travis Cassell to launch Landlord Toolbox. Landlord Toolbox provides property managers with a low-cost way to collect rent and deal with service technicians. Rent collection is safe and simple and with Dwolla, and easy for the landlord and the tenant to get set up and exchanging money without a third, middle party making a big profit. What was the inspiration behind the creation of Landlord Toolbox? The single property investor or the person that had to move between states and couldn’t sell their house so they rent it now. 1. 2.
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