Keith Cowing

Keith Cowing

Product guy. Entrepreneur.
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Archive

2017

What skills do you need to become a product manager?
4 words to live your career by

2016

Interview skills: how to prepare for a phone screen
6 ways to blow a job interview without realizing it
3 keys to simplifying your product design
Why your product should evoke emotions
One thing you should never do when applying to a startup

2015

Why you should tackle the most epic problems you can find
A product manager's list of things to read, watch, and listen to
Will an MBA help you become a successful product manager?
The truth about how to land your dream job
How to write the perfect cover letter for a product manager job
How to build a successful career AND a successful family
9 ways to be more productive this year

2014

The 2 sentences that will get you hired
The difference between product managers and product leaders
Leadership is forged on the field, not in the film room
9 reasons why cell phones are the new cigarettes
Land your dream job with or without an MBA
Keep it brilliantly simple

2013

How do I get a job as a product manager?
The most undervalued skill in business
Keep score because you will play harder
The biggest misconception about risk that's holding back your career
What 3 to 5 things would make a job rock your world?
MBA Madness: The 4 things you get out of business school
The Journey of Entrepreneurship

2012

Job Searches: Focus on the Company, Team, and Vision, not the Daily Duties
Open Source Case Studies
How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile a Magnet for Hiring Managers
10 Things Your Toddler Can Teach You About Running a Business
Learn in Your 20's, Earn in Your 30's

2011

Bloomberg changes the future of NYC with Cornell / Technion Tech Campus
How will your data from mobile payments and eReceipts really be used?
7 Rules for Getting Hired at a Startup
Forget About the Competition and Delight Your Customers
Only Hire People Who Challenge You
The 5 Ways to Make Money in the New World of Retail
Startup Cultures Start with People, not Policies

2010

Tech Startups: Never Outsource Your Technology
Take the Reins or Take the Backseat: Entrepreneurship is About Action
Tales in Raising Venture Capital: One of my War Stories
Join the Movement: Eliminate Paper Receipts
Why Entrepreneurs Should Celebrate More
The Game Tape is Your Resume
Will an MBA Kill Your Chance to Become a Great Tech Entrepreneur?
7 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Navy SEALs
The Worst Way to Sell a Product
Buffett on Business School
10 Must-Have Tools for Entrepreneurs

2009

Why Tom Brady Would be a Great Startup CEO
The Best Hobby in the World
The Beauty of Simple Marketing
How I won the DFJ $250K East Coast Venture Challenge
Customizing Your Career Goals and Training