Types of problems

Novel problems require a scientific approach. Non-novel, well known, problems require an engineering approach.

Tackling non-novel problems with an engineering approach starts with established knowledge and good practice.

Modern product management

Is what’s going on with Marty Cagan and Transformed part of a paradigm shift out of Euclidean geometry or just another social media blip? I don’t think you can tell from within the product community, the change only happens if people outside do something different.


Teams and orgs not creating ratchets that maintain a change is a problem. When people leave and others join, they have to start again and redo the thinking of those who left because their efforts weren’t sufficiently established and embedded.

Psychological safety

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