The 15 Terms Separating Tech Pros ๐Ÿ˜Ž from Noobs ๐Ÿค“
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The 15 Terms Separating Tech Pros ๐Ÿ˜Ž from Noobs ๐Ÿค“

Confused by the alphabet soup of PM jargon? PRD, MVP, JTBD - it's enough to make your head spin! But fear not, early product manager. Mastering these key terms is your secret weapon to navigating the tech world like a pro.

๐Ÿค” The PM Lingo Learning Curve

Tech is a discipline full of buzzwords and acronyms that can leave even experienced professionals scratching their heads. But understanding this language is crucial for effective communication and collaboration.

Tip: Don't just memorize definitions. Dive deep into the practical applications and nuances of each term to truly internalize the concepts.

๐Ÿ—ฃ The 15 Must-Know Terms

From ideation to execution, these 15 terms cover the essential concepts every PM should have in their toolkit:

  1. PRD (Product Requirements Document) - The blueprint for your product, defining the "why" and the "what."
  2. Acceptance Criteria - The minimum requirements that must be met for launch.
  3. A/B Testing - Comparing two versions of a product to optimize performance.
  4. Backlog - The master list of ideas and features to be prioritized.
  5. Disruptive Innovation - Introducing simpler, more accessible solutions to shake up markets.

... (10 more terms explained in the full video)

๐Ÿš€ Beyond the Buzzwords

Reality Check: Knowing the lingo is a great start, but truly excelling as a PM requires a deeper set of skills and mindsets.

Tip: Check out my Essential PM Skills Playlist to level up your product game beyond just the terminology.

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