Rocketship.fm-logo

Rocketship.fm

Podglomerate

Essential listening for entrepreneurs, product managers, and anyone working in tech today. We break down the concepts you need to know, from Product Management to Growth, Sales to Funding, we'll bring you stories that will inspire and insights that will change the way you think about product and business. Rocketship.fm, produced in partnership with Product Collective, inspires hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, marketers, product people, and designers each month. Join us as we dive into everything from product management to growth, culture to sales, and everything in between. Rocketship.fm has been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, Inc, Entrepreneur, and many more business publications as a top business podcast year after year.

Essential listening for entrepreneurs, product managers, and anyone working in tech today. We break down the concepts you need to know, from Product Management to Growth, Sales to Funding, we'll bring you stories that will inspire and insights that will change the way you think about product and business. Rocketship.fm, produced in partnership with Product Collective, inspires hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, marketers, product people, and designers each month. Join us as we dive into everything from product management to growth, culture to sales, and everything in between. Rocketship.fm has been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, Inc, Entrepreneur, and many more business publications as a top business podcast year after year.

Location:

United States

Networks:

Podglomerate

Description:

Essential listening for entrepreneurs, product managers, and anyone working in tech today. We break down the concepts you need to know, from Product Management to Growth, Sales to Funding, we'll bring you stories that will inspire and insights that will change the way you think about product and business. Rocketship.fm, produced in partnership with Product Collective, inspires hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, marketers, product people, and designers each month. Join us as we dive into everything from product management to growth, culture to sales, and everything in between. Rocketship.fm has been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, Inc, Entrepreneur, and many more business publications as a top business podcast year after year.

Language:

English


Episodes

CPO or CP-No [ INDUSTRY Bonus episode w/Ken Norton ]

4/11/2021
Today we kick off our special five part series, presented by INDUSTRY: The Product Conference, with special guest Ken Norton. Over these 5 special episodes Ken will answer real questions from Rocketship.fm listeners starting with this episodes dilemma - what do you do when the board brings in a CPO who has no product experience and is butting heads with everyone internally. Ken breaks down the options. Want to attend INDUSTRY Virtual? Use code Rocketship to save $40 off your ticket. Learn...

Duration:00:22:18

Zoomed Out [INDUSTRY Bonus episode w/Ken Norton]

4/11/2021
Our second episode of this special series, presented by INDUSTRY: The Product Conference, with special guest Ken Norton. One this episode Ken breaks down a confession from a new product leader who's having trouble building relationships with new new product team now that everyone is remote. Ken gives some helpful advice on building new relationships, even when we're not in the same office. Want to attend INDUSTRY Virtual? Use code Rocketship to save $40 off your ticket. Learn more about your...

Duration:00:13:33

Unempowered [INDUSTRY Bonus episode w/Ken Norton]

4/11/2021
Today we hear from a Product Manager who's company develops a very top down roadmap, and they're looking for advice on how to have their voice heard. Ken Norton helps us break down todays confession and offers actionable advice on what you can do to make your opinion matter in important conversations. Want to attend INDUSTRY Virtual? Use code Rocketship to save $40 off your ticket. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:14:25

I’m worried I’m biased [INDUSTRY Bonus episode w/Ken Norton]

4/11/2021
A Product Manager is worried that their implicit bias will creep into their work when doing product research and validation. Ken Norton offers some helpful tips on how to recognize your own bias and blindspots and how to overcome them. Want to attend INDUSTRY Virtual? Use code Rocketship to save $40 off your ticket. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:35

Impostor syndrome [INDUSTRY Bonus episode w/Ken Norton]

4/11/2021
This confession comes from a product manager who's not sure they have what it takes. Ken Norton offers some sound advice and encouragement. Want to attend INDUSTRY Virtual? Use code Rocketship to save $40 off your ticket. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:38

Workplace Confessionals: "I don’t know what I’m doing" & "I’m helping create a monster, and I don’t know what to do" with Randy Silver

4/8/2021
Today we tackle two confessions, one about impostor syndrome and the other about someone who is being paid to build an app that they feel is destructive on the greater society. We've brought in Randy Silver, who has held Head of Product roles at HSBC and Sainsbury’s and is also the author of what Do We Do Now - a product managers guide to strategy in the time of Covid-19. This episode is brought to you by The Information. The Information has a simple mission: deliver important, deeply...

Duration:00:30:15

Workplace Confessionals: "Our investor-driven roadmap" & "My Million Dollar mistake" with Sanjiv Kalevar of OpenView Venture Partners

4/1/2021
This week we tackle a problem where a Product Manager feels like the board is driving their roadmap and a mistake that cost someone's company a million dollars. Sanjiv Kalevar of OpenView Ventures joins us to tackle two more workplace confessions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:07

Workplace Confessionals: "Climbing the Ladder" & "I Suck at Hiring" with Dan Olsen

3/25/2021
What do you do when you think you deserve your bosses job? Or when you make too many bad hires? We discuss both issues with Dan Olsen, author of The Lean Product Playbook: How to Innovate with Minimum Viable Products and Rapid Customer Feedback. This episode is brought to you by The Information. The Information has a simple mission: deliver important, deeply reported stories about the technology business you won't find elsewhere. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:49

Workplace Confessionals: "Communication Conundrum" & "More than Just Awkward" with Melissa Perri

3/18/2021
"Last year, before COVID, something happened during one of the all-hands weeks. And it was incredibly awkward." What happens when a co-worker takes an unexpected trip to your hometown... halfway across the country? We talk with product leader, author of "The Build Trap," and founder of Produx Labs, Melissa Perri about this perplexing situation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:34

Workplace Confessionals: "Ethical Dilemma" & "A little porn-y" with Jay Clause

3/11/2021
What happens when your freelance client wants you to cross a line you're not comfortable crossing? Or when a freelance client uses your work in unintended and nefarious ways? We discuss these confessions with Jay Clause, host of Creative Elements podcast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:26

Workplace Confessionals: "Running with an idea" & "I Don’t talk to Customers" with Christian Idiodi

3/4/2021
What happens when you have an idea so good you want to quit your company? Or what about a product manager who refuses to talk to customers? We discuss both confessions today with our guest Christian Idiodi. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:00

Workshop Confessionals: "Workplace High" & "Underpaid" with Dheerja Kaur of Robinhood

3/2/2021
What happens when your workplace is more like a high school? Or when you find out you're making 30% less than a peer, simply because you're a woman? We discuss these two confessionals with Dheerja Kaur of Robinhood. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:15

Workplace Confessions: "Crossing the Line" & "The Interview Roadshow" with Rich Mironov

2/25/2021
What happens when your new boss wants you to share everything you know about your past employers' future plans? Or what about an interview process that never seems to end? We discuss our two confessions today with Rich Mironov, the author of The Art of Product Management: Lessons from a Silicon Valley Innovator. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:25:25

Workplace Confessions: "Team Bonding" & "The all-knowing CEO" with Rahul Vohra of Superhuman

2/18/2021
Today we tackle awkward team bonding and an overbearing CEO with Rahul Vohra, CEO of Superhuman Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:16

Workplace Confessionals: "Our Needy Customer" & "Roadmap Hell" with Ben Foster

2/11/2021
Today we explore our first two confessionals with Ben Foster, CPO at WOOP and author of Build What Matters. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:01

Product Journeys: Earth Class Mail & Flikshop UPDATES!

2/4/2021
Season 9 of Rocketship.fm featured a lot of great stories, however, two stood out to us and we wanted to put together a follow up to find out what has happened since we first aired. Earth Class Mail, the early 2000’s startup that was featured on it’s own reality TV show, staring Ron Weiner which has now been twice sold, has now found a new home and clear direction. We hear from Casey Shaeffer about what has been happening at the company since 2017. Plus, we sit down with Marcus Bullock of...

Duration:00:36:14

Product Journeys: The history of Podcasts

1/28/2021
How meta is this?! From the first audio broadcast on the internet to the explosion of Serial, we explore the history of the Podcasting medium in our season finale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:59

Product Journeys: Signal

1/21/2021
Signal is having a moment. The pandemic drove unprecedented sign-ups on the encrypted messaging app, as people started communicating more online. Then, nationwide protests over police brutality prompted another round of records. Signal saw about one million downloads world-wide in May, according to analytics firm App Annie. Protesters have flocked to the app. Even though people who organize and participate in protests are protected by the First Amendment, they often seek secure...

Duration:00:25:46

Season 10 Trailer: Workplace Confessionals

1/19/2021
In Season 10 of Rocketship.fm, we’re turning the microphone on you - thats right. We’re making this entire season about your workplace confessions. Season 10 of Rocketship.fm is set to launch on February 11th. The new season will focus around workplace confessions. We all have that workplace story that's so hard to believe we're nervous to tell it in public. Sometimes we're not sure if this is normal behavior or if we're the crazy ones for thinking it's not. In Season 10 of Rocketship.fm,...

Duration:00:01:12

Product Journeys: Cyberpunk 2077

1/14/2021
Cyberpunk 2077 is a 2020 action role-playing video game developed and published by CD Projekt Red. The story takes place in Night City, an open world set in the Cyberpunk universe. Players assume the first-person perspective of a customizable mercenary known as V, who can acquire skills in hacking and machinery with options for melee and ranged combat. First introduced in 2012 and touting it's ability to be the leading RPG game, Cyberpunk 2077 built a huge cult following which was magnified...

Duration:00:33:22