Monthly Archives: August 2010

Anthropology | Culture | Ethnography | Product Management  August 10, 2010 2:13 pm

The big bang and the evolution of brand and product management culture

An excerpt from the white paper entitled “Business Anthropology and the Culture of Product Managers.” Brand or product management was born from intense, sustained and rigorous trial and error in the market research department at the giant consumer packaged goods … Continue reading

Anthropology | Culture | Product Management  August 2, 2010 8:00 am

Tribes in Conflict… in the Same Village!

In previous posts (as well as in ProductCamp and conference sessions) I’ve mentioned the various professional tribes within organizations and the challenging dynamic they present to an observant, socially-curious product manager. I’ve also suggested ways in which a product manager … Continue reading