Find the opportunities in your market's problems. Focus teaches you to use market data to identify and present the right product strategies. You’ll discover an objective way to score and compare different opportunities to build strategic product plans, as well as how to successfully and credibly sell these plans internally.



*Foundations is a prerequisite for this course.
Attend Focus and learn how to:

Identify the right strategies.

Pinpoint opportunities where your company’s strengths intersect with what the market values.

Gain consensus.

Build business plans that identify an urgent, pervasive problem people are willing to pay to solve.

Implement a consistent approach to product planning.

Learn an objective scoring method and acquire a comprehensive tool set that can be used across product lines.

Share the product vision.

Articulate how individual opportunities fit with the company’s strategic direction. Use roadmaps and other tools to tailor your message to different audiences.

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 Who Should Attend

Anyone responsible for product direction and strategy. (If you’re responsible for—or contribute to—business plans or product roadmaps, we’re especially looking at you.)

 Key Deliverables Covered

Business plans and roadmaps.

 

Focus covers the activities within the Pragmatic Framework focused on using market data to identify the right strategies. Explore content related to these activities below.

 

Asset Assessment Distribution Strategy Product Portfolio
Business Plan Innovation Product Profitability
Buy, Build, or Partner Market Definition Product Roadmap
Competitive Landscape Positioning Pricing

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What do our customers have to say about our training?

EXTREMELY beneficial class. I recently stepped into a product management role, as opposed to the professional services team, and this greatly helps align the goal of my role at the company.

Savannah Palmer
Savannah Palmer
Product Management, Greenway Health
I am amazed by how much I have learned in this course. I've been able to identify the top three things that will help me do my job differently, and make more of a positive impact on the company. I would definitely tell others about this course.
Tom Spillman
Tom Spillman
Product Management, Spillman Technologies

Red Hat has been able to gain a better understanding of product roles within their organization, increase confidence in the roadmap, and better align with internal teams by taking Pragmatic Institute courses.

Lis Strenger
Lis Strenger
Product Manager, Red Hat
I have arranged for multiple team members to attend the course already. I took this course six years ago and came back for a refresher. Still excellent!
Anu Sood, CaseWare Analytics
Anu Sood, CaseWare Analytics
Executive

Product Roadmaps

To drive your products forward in today’s ever-changing technology environment, it’s important to create, maintain and share roadmaps that are nimble. We share some best practices to help you get started.

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