The Three Absolute Must-Haves I look for in a Product Manager Hire

4 min readFeb 20

Technology leaders know, when hiring product managers it can be challenging to find the right fit. Product management is a multifaceted job that requires a diverse skill set. Couple that with the fact that you have a relatively limited amount of time in the interview process to truly assess a candidate and be sure that person checks the many boxes required of a PM.

While certain tools, skills, and practices can always be taught (i.e. sharpening up on SQL, honing in on Agile, public speaking, etc.), there are some…


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