Empowering Product Teams and Managers for Success
With the Product Leadership course at Agile Academy, you delve into a blend of interactive workshops and rich learning resources.
Inspired by notable works like Marty Cagan's "EMPOWERED", Bill Joiner's "Leadership Agility", Petra Wille’s “STRONG Product People”, and Colin Bryar & Bill Carr's "Working Backwards", this course enables you to:
Through this course, you will explore the domains of empowered product leadership, leadership agility, and customer-centric backward thinking.
The structured curriculum is designed to equip you with the skills needed to navigate complex dynamics, proactively address challenges, and play a key role in developing Product Managers who can create high-impact, high-value products in today's digital era.
- Kickstart your journey into Product Leadership with guidance from industry experts.
- Find solutions to the challenges encountered by you, your Product Managers, and your Product Teams.
- Learn the essentials of creating the right culture and environment crucial for innovative and agile product development.
- Continue expanding your skills with an inclusive Agile Leadership e-learning even after the live training. A dedicated Product Leadership e-learning will be shared with you once produced.
Online and live: The perfect training.
The benchmark for professional agile training.
Professional, friendly, competent.
- Duration: 16 hours of in-person, instructor-lead training
- Certified by: Business Agility Academy
- Prerequisite: good understanding of agile product management/ ownership
Agile Leader Online Course
Your online course matching the training. Repeat and deepen the training content with 16 hours of video + assignments
Our Certified Product Leader Training
Venture into the Agile Academy's Product Leader training and hone the quintessential skills to excel as a visionary Product Leader. Over the span of our intensive two-day training, you'll delve into indispensable tools and methodologies that define this pivotal role.
Although mastery in Product Leadership isn't achieved overnight, our seasoned trainers are revered for steering you onto the path of continual growth and proficiency. The journey doesn't halt post the in-person training; we further enrich your learning curve with a companion online course.
Post-training, participants gain access to an online course for continued learning and earn a Business Agility Award. They also become lifetime members of the Product Leadership Community, launching in 2024 by Agile Academy, facilitating experience sharing and regular AMA sessions with Sohrab.
The canvas of this training is painted with rich concepts extracted from Marty Cagan's "EMPOWERED", Bill Joiner's "Leadership Agility", and Colin Bryar & Bill Carr's "Working Backwards", combined with practical exercises and real-world case studies. The course is tailored not only to impart theoretical knowledge but to foster an environment where innovation and impactful product strategies flourish.
The course itself will be rich with case studies and practical examples. Further, the trainer will create an engaging environment so that participants can learn from each other.
The target audience of this course are Chief Product Officers, Heads of Product, Chief Product Owners, Senior Product Managers, or anyone who is leading and developing a group of Product Owners / Managers. This course is not for people who have just started as Product Managers or want to take the next step in their Product Owner journey.
Agenda of the Product Leadership Workshop
Visionary Product Strategy & Development
- Embracing a customer-first mentality
- Techniques for visualizing and realizing product outcomes
- Crafting compelling narratives for product vision
Agile Leadership and Decision-Making
- Recognizing and developing agility in leadership
- Pivoting leadership styles for evolving product landscapes
- Being proactive and adaptable in decision-making scenarios
Goal Setting, Tracking, and Achievement
- Introduction and significance of OKRs in product landscapes
- Designing, aligning, and tracking impactful OKRs
- Merging team objectives with overarching organizational goals
Personnel Growth and Development
- Identifying and nurturing core product management competencies
- Structured pathways for product professional development
- Building a culture of continuous learning and feedback
Effective Communication and Feedback Mechanisms
- Constructing a robust framework for feedback in product teams
- Delivering actionable feedback and ensuring its utility
- Advocating open channels for feedback and iterative improvement
Cross-Functional Collaboration and Stakeholder Management
- Understanding and integrating diverse stakeholder needs
- Strategies and techniques for seamless collaboration
- Conflict navigation, negotiations, and alignment strategies
Bring Your Own Ideas & Questions
We encourage participants to bring their questions to the training. Any question and real-world example from your side will make everything you and others learn more tangible. It will also result in more energy throughout the training which is connected to better learning.
The agenda is structured to provide a holistic understanding and practical knowledge of Product Leadership, ensuring a comprehensive learning experience. The course will also extend to topics that participants specifically ask for.
Discover the pillars of product leadership in an immersive and dynamic environment. Dive deep with interactive case studies, engage in spirited breakout sessions inspired by top companies, and ignite your creativity through hands-on activities and role-playing scenarios.
This workshop isn't just about learning; it's an experience designed to foster collaboration, inspire innovation, and elevate your leadership journey in the world of product management.
Certification for Teams & Companies
Contact us with your special requirements and we are sure to offer you a custom, tailor-made solution for your training needs.