Nitish Garg is an alumni of BITS Pilani and IIM Bangalore. He is a 2X entrepreneur who loves building products and solving problems. His current focus area is Fintech and working as product manager with MoneyTap.
He talked about his journey into product management domain and how his entrepreneurial stints helped him become a better product manager.
How did you get into Product management?
You started two ventures prior to joining MoneyTap. How different do you think is product management from entrepreneurship?
What all you do as a PM at MoneyTap?
Tell us about the product development life cycle as a PM?
What challenges do you face on a day to day basis?
How do you take feedback from the customers?
What tools, softwares or apps do you use for your work?
How do you keep yourself updated?
Advice for PM aspirants and professionals?
1. Don’t underestimate the power of good documentation. It is very critical for aligning a lot of stakeholders. You can explain to people only to an extent personally. You have to communicate to people through emails or documents.
2. Simplify everything. Anybody can complicate things but your job is to make things simple. Make any feature brain dead simple for your customers.
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