Here is a list of the best Product Management books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!
- Product Management For Dummies (2017)
- Cracking the PM Interview: How to Land a Product Manager Job in Technology (2013)
- Swipe to Unlock: The Primer on Technology and Business Strategy (2017)
- Product Roadmaps Relaunched: How to Set Direction while Embracing Uncertainty (2017)
- Mastering Product Management: A Step-by-Step Guide (2019)
- Product Management in Practice: A Real-World Guide to the Key Connective Role of the 21st Century (2017)
- Product Leadership: How Top Product Managers Launch Awesome Products and Build Successful Teams (2017)
- Building Products for the Enterprise: Product Management in Enterprise Software (2018)
- Escaping the Build Trap: How Effective Product Management Creates Real Value (2018)
- Agile Product Management with Scrum: Creating Products that Customers Love (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Cohn)) (2010)
- The Product Book: How to Become a Great Product Manager (2017)
- The Product Manager Interview: 164 Actual Questions and Answers (2017)
Product Management For Dummies (2017)
Product management plays a pivotal role in organizations. In fact, it’s now considered the fourth most important title in corporate America—yet only a tiny fraction of product managers have been trained for this vital position. If you’re one of the hundreds of thousands of people who hold this essential job—or simply aspire to break into a new role—Product Management For Dummies gives you the tools to increase your skill level and manage products like a pro.
Cracking the PM Interview: How to Land a Product Manager Job in Technology (2013)
How many pizzas are delivered in Manhattan? How do you design an alarm clock for the blind? What is your favorite piece of software and why? How would you launch a video rental service in India? This book will teach you how to answer these questions and more. Cracking the PM Interview is a comprehensive book about landing a product management role in a startup or bigger tech company.
Swipe to Unlock: The Primer on Technology and Business Strategy (2017)
Swipe to Unlock is a comprehensive guide on the must-know concepts of technology and business strategy. ***Swipe to Unlock was updated in 2019 to to cover the latest developments in the world of tech.*** This from the and has been featured in , , and Swipe to Unlock was touted as by Jeremy Schifeling.
Product Roadmaps Relaunched: How to Set Direction while Embracing Uncertainty (2017)
A good product roadmap is one of the most important and influential documents an organization can develop, publish, and continuously update. In fact, this one document can steer an entire organization when it comes to delivering on company strategy.This practical guide teaches you how to create an effective product roadmap, and demonstrates how to use the roadmap to align stakeholders and prioritize ideas and requests.
Mastering Product Management: A Step-by-Step Guide (2019)
Mastering Product Management: A Step-by-Step Guide offers practical, real-world advice on the most important things a Product Manager will be involved with, and will deliver, in the quest for creating and capturing value. It covers the full new product cycle, from idea discovery through product end-of-life.
Product Management in Practice: A Real-World Guide to the Key Connective Role of the 21st Century (2017)
Product management has become a critical connective role for modern organizations, from small technology startups to global corporate enterprises. And yet the day-to-day work of product management remains largely misunderstood.
Product Leadership: How Top Product Managers Launch Awesome Products and Build Successful Teams (2017)
In today’s lightning-fast technology world, good product management is critical to maintaining a competitive advantage. Yet, managing human beings and navigating complex product roadmaps is no easy task, and it’s rare to find a product leader who can steward a digital product from concept to launch without a couple of major hiccups.
Building Products for the Enterprise: Product Management in Enterprise Software (2018)
If you’re new to software product management or just want to learn more about it, there’s plenty of advice available—but most of it is geared toward consumer products. Creating high-quality software for the enterprise involves a much different set of challenges.
Escaping the Build Trap: How Effective Product Management Creates Real Value (2018)
To stay competitive in today’s market, organizations need to adopt a culture of customer-centric practices that focus on outcomes rather than outputs. Companies that live and die by outputs often fall into the “build trap,” cranking out features to meet their schedule rather than the customer’s needs.In this book, Melissa Perri explains how laying the foundation for great product management can help companies solve real customer problems while achieving business goals.
Agile Product Management with Scrum: Creating Products that Customers Love (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Cohn)) (2010)
In leading Scrum consultant Roman Pichler uses real-world examples to demonstrate how product owners can create successful products with Scrum.
The Product Book: How to Become a Great Product Manager (2017)
“Nobody asked you to show up.” Every experienced product manager has heard some version of those words at some point in their career. Think about a company. Engineers build the product. Designers make sure it has a great user experience and looks good. Marketing makes sure customers know about the product.
The Product Manager Interview: 164 Actual Questions and Answers (2017)
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Best Product Management Books Worth Your Attention
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The Lean CFO: Architect of the Lean Management Accounting System
Author(s): Nicholas S. Katko
ID: 3537820, Publisher: Routledge/Productivity Press, Year: 2023, Size: 9 Mb, Format: pdf
Petroleum Resource Management in Africa: Lessons from Ten Years of Oil and Gas Production in Ghana
Author(s): Theophilus Acheampong, Thomas Kojo Stephens
ID: 3619371, Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Cham, Year: 2023, Size: 9 Mb, Format: pdf
Integrating Business Management Processes: Volume 2: Support and Assurance Processes
Author(s): Titus De Silva
ID: 3033441, Publisher: Productivity Press, Year: 2022, Size: 6 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are truly hot items according to Los Angeles Times, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.