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A Product Manager's Curriculum

A product manager wears many hats. You need to be a facilitator, a project manager, a dealmaker, a stand-in UX expert and many more things. This is a profession I'm still learning, but being able to grow every day of the week is the greatest inspiration. Besides learning from the everyday tussles on the battlefield that is the workplace, I spend at least an hour everyday with reading. Here's a list of books that shouldn't miss from any product ma…

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How does Evermore hire people

We are looking for bright people from all across the world to work with, so our entire hiring process is digital. This means we don’t insist on meeting in person before we hire you. So let’s see how this process goes. 1. The Search Right after we decide to add some new talent to our team, we get in touch with Galina Ilieva, our headhunter for the last few years. We are very happy with our ongoing collaboration. First we talk to her and explain…

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Getting Better in Product Development (A Personal Narrative)

In his latest post Avi mentioned that we are getting better with estimating and managing our workload. I can confirm this is all true; we learned a lot in the last couple of years and we keep learning. I decided to share some of the most important steps in my workflow as a product manager; things I'm doing better than before and things I intend to do even better. Before I start I'd like to make it clear that we are an agency. In most of the times…

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Collaboration for Remote Development Teams

Evermore is a remote team with no physical office. This means every team member is working from their home, a coworking space or any place with a proper Internet connection. With all of its challenges, we love this setup and wouldn’t change it for something else. This year we made a big leap forward with the collaboration of our development team. I decided to list some of the things that work for us. 1. Git. Git is an open-source distributed ver…

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#workaroundtheworld - Varna

My daughter lives in Varna which makes me travel there often. I like to experiment with things in general and this trip is a very nice experiment by itself. First of all we took the train to Varna last night. It takes about 8h to get here which is very slow but when you get a sleeping carrige you don't mind. Check the trains website for details: http://bdz.bg Lately with some help :) I have discovered a few cool places for work. The one I have b…

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My Varna Workstation

Not so cold during the Winter and the nicest place to spend the Summer. The Seaside - probably the main reason I love to live and work in Varna. Let me introduce you my workplace. I rent a small office space in the heart of the city and so far I am happy with it. Also it's quite cheap. I like to come and work here because there is no one else around and I can concentrate on my tasks. I work form my home as well, but sometimes I want to hide from…

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