GEOFF RUDDOCK

A blog (mainly) about data science

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Jul 17, 2016
GA Intelligence Alerts as “Analytics Circuit Breakers” for Product Managers If you are a consumer PM, you likely spend a lot of time analyzing patterns of user behaviour on your product. If it&#82...
Jun 7, 2016
Remote Research for Product Managers This is a brief review of the book [Remote Research][1], and a summary of points that resonated with me. ## Key Concept...
May 11, 2016
Book review: Web Form Design I finished reading [Web Form Design][1] recently on the recommendation of a mentor. The author makes a good case about w...
Feb 12, 2016
Tracking: Organizational Challenges There are plenty of technical guides online about [tracking user behaviour using GTM][1]. But I haven’t found as m...
Jul 10, 2015
The Best of Seth Godin for Product Managers One of the consistent _must-reads_ that has remained in my RSS feed over the years is Seth Godin’s blog. Seth cons...
Jul 8, 2015
Reading books for long-term value For a while now, my Pocket reading list has been growing at a faster rate than I have been consuming it. Recently this p...
Jul 4, 2015
How to conduct user research when you can’t reach your users If you are a product manager, you have almost certainly heard about [the importance of conducting user research][1] befo...
Jun 26, 2015
Pieces of contradicting advice One of the problems with abstracted tidbits of advice is that they lose much of their meaning when divorced from their c...
Jun 21, 2015
The Wirecutter – On trust, and satisficing I am a big fan of the consumer editorial site [The Wirecutter][1]. They earned a position in [my stack of newsletter sub...
May 18, 2015
Problem Spaces A [common thread of startup advice][1] is to avoid thinking about _ideas_ and to instead think about _problems_ that nee...
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