Product Strategy Toolkit

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You manage your project goals, contribute to Product Strategy, drive architecture decisions, and design internet scale solutions across various cloud and Open Source tools to resolve challenging Cloud Technology platform problems for your customers, in an effort to help develop your team.

More Uses of the Product Strategy Toolkit:

  • Methodize: work closely with marketing to ensure that external marketing activities are consistent with Internal Product Strategy and product specific branding initiatives.

  • Contribute to the Product Strategy and develop supporting release plans to ensure Security And Compliance is at the core of the Product Offering.

  • Manage: work day to day with the Agile Teams clarifying Business Requirements, removing roadblocks, constantly communicating and gaining alignment around feature or Product Strategy.

  • Audit: work closely with Product Management to share Customer Feedback and other insights to help drive short, medium and long term Product Strategy and solutions.

  • Handle multiple projects in parallel, execute work efforts in an Agile manner in support of business plans, organizational plans, and Product Strategy.

  • Translate customer detection and prevention needs into Product Strategy and Technology Requirements as part of market and Product Requirements.

  • Help develop and build core processes to monitor Market Trends, competitors, and performance to help shape pricing and Product Strategy and improve your positioning.

  • Be accountable for engineering team to develop practices, engineering culture, and technology that aligns with overall technical and Product Strategy and roadmap.

  • TranslatE Business and Product Strategy into a partner strategy and identify partnerships that can grow your user base and services offering.

  • Lead: influence the Product Strategy and vision for key functionality in a large scale technology product, developing short, medium and long term features.

  • Liaise with the Product Management to provide market/client intelligence regarding technology needs, and contribute to Product Strategy Decisions.

  • Translate Product Strategy into detailed requirements and specifications for engineering, collaborating closely with Product Designers, Product Owners and Architects.

  • Be a thought leader and champion for the consumer, utilizing quantitative and qualitative insights to influence Product Strategy, Product Positioning, and product launch strategy.

  • Drive the Product Strategy and roadmap to ensure that your organization achieves its short term and long term Business Needs and goals (from Ideation to execution).

  • Initiate: through a close collaboration with Marketing Communications, sales, Presales, Solution Providers, and Product Strategy, the Marketing Management influences innovative solution designs and facilitates considerations on healthcare Digital Transformations.

  • Ensure you pilot; build and run a Technical Product Management function that is able to help drive Product Strategy through Competitive Analysis and support your Corporate Development efforts.

  • Devise: partner with DevOps and platform Engineering teams to drive technical Product Strategy, execution, and delivery for Security And Compliance product initiatives.

  • Help influence speedy Decision Making with engineering, design and other Product Teams to successfully execute the Product Strategy and launch for the surround Contact Center applications.

  • Manage work with business / Product Strategy in order to stay up to date with business / Product Direction in order to anticipate long lead time technology needs.

  • Ensure your group defines and maintains a Product Architecture that offers flexibility to Product Strategy and Product Management to configure product and Services Solutions that meet Business Requirements of clients in the marketplace.

  • Facilitate collaboration and enhance communication between Engineering, Marketing and Operations to ensure your organization understands the vision and direction for each technology, provides input on Product Strategy and gathers Customer Insights.

  • Be a key partner and strategist with your product team to ensure your Product Strategy is delivering to the current and future needs of your customers.

  • Ensure you classify; lead the process for discovering Business Strategy needs, end User Needs and dependencies of multiple products in the eco system to build Product Strategy and Product Roadmap.

  • Lead: delegate work day to day with the Scrum teams clarifying Business Requirements, removing roadblocks, constantly communicating and gaining alignment around feature or Product Strategy.

  • Develop the Market Requirements, Buyer Personas and segmentation detail and definition necessary for Product Strategy and downstream marketing and field execution.

  • Confirm your enterprise contributes to enterprise level Product Strategy and direction by participating with the Product and Practice specialization team to communicate enhancements and issues to Product Management and Engineering.

  • Establish and propagate proven product Marketing Techniques and processes in order to support Product Strategy, product launch, Marketing Communications and Field Sales.

  • Collaborate with Product Management team to drive API Product Strategy by communicating Customer Requirements, sentiment and competitive trends.

  • Contribute to Product Strategy and partner with other Engineering teams, Data Science, product and others to create solutions to address evolving Customer Needs.

  • Employ Market Research, Industry Trends, Voice Of Customer, market share, win/loss analysis and Competitive intelligence and price realization to develop Product Strategy and influence roadmap development.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Product Strategy Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Product Strategy related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Product Strategy specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Product Strategy Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a Data Driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Product Strategy improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How do you think the partners involved in Product Strategy would have defined success?

  2. What is the definition of success?

  3. What process should you select for improvement?

  4. Do you combine technical expertise with Business Knowledge and Product Strategy Key topics include lifecycles, development approaches, requirements and how to make your organization case?

  5. Which Product Strategy solution is appropriate?

  6. What would be a real cause for concern?

  7. Ask yourself: how would you do this work if you only had one staff member to do it?

  8. How do you transition from the baseline to the target?

  9. What are your current levels and trends in Key Product Strategy measures or indicators of product and Process Performance that are important to and directly serve your customers?

  10. Why is this needed?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Product Strategy book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Product Strategy self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Product Strategy Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Product Strategy areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Product Strategy Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline Data Protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Product Strategy projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Product Strategy Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Product Strategy project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Product Strategy project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Product Strategy Project Team have enough people to execute the Product Strategy Project Plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Product Strategy Project Plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Product Strategy Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Product Strategy project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Product Strategy project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Product Strategy project with this in-depth Product Strategy Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Product Strategy projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based Best Practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Product Strategy and put Process Design strategies into practice according to Best Practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Product Strategy investments work better.

This Product Strategy All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.