New training helps build product management expertise to support digital growth
SAN FRANCISCO, July 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mixpanel, the leading product analytics solution powering over 6,000 of the world’s most innovative digital companies, and Japan Product Camp have partnered to launch a new learning experience to help students and passionate early-career professionals to discover Product Management as a potential career path.
The camp will last six weeks. It will cover topics such as introduction to product management, product prototype design and construction, product measurement and analysis, and product management business skills and maintenance skills. Attendees will also have the opportunity to be mentored by several product managers from the tech industry who volunteer their time for this event. The summer 2022 cohort is now open for applications. Interested candidates can register at www.japanproductcamp.com.
“As product managers and community organizers of product managers in Japan, we have noticed that there is a lack of training and learning opportunities for aspiring and early career product managers. We wanted to help fill this gap and do our part to advance the product management profession by creating this free training opportunity,” said Tanmay Goelco-organizer of Japan Product Camp.
“New apps and digital-centric businesses are gaining momentum in Japan. Product managers are at the center of these professions. As a company that shows product managers what works and what doesn’t with their products, what to prioritize and what to invest in, Mixpanel has always supported the growth of product management at scale. world. We are very pleased to partner with Japan Product Camp to advance this important profession in Japan“, said Scott PughRegional Vice President and General Manager, APAC, at Mixpanel.
Mixpanel helps businesses measure what matters, make decisions quickly, and build better digital products with data. With its powerful self-service product analytics solution, teams can easily analyze how and why people are engaging, converting and retaining, in real time, across all devices, to improve their user experience. . Based at San FranciscoMixpanel has an award-winning employee experience and culture, with offices in New York, Seattle, Austin, London, Barcelonaand Singapore. For more information visit: www.mixpanel.com.
About Japan Product Camp
Japan Product Camp is an experience co-created by the Japan technology community with the goal of helping students and passionate professionals learn about product management as a potential career path. The camp focuses on hands-on development of core skills, collaboration, and real-world problem solving, as well as opportunities to be mentored by multiple industry leaders.
Through this, we aim to energize and elevate the culture of the product in Japan and introduce an attractive new career path for many students interested in entering and contributing to the tech industry here.
The pilot project is organized by Tanmay, Annie and Jason who work in product roles at a global e-commerce company founded in Japan. They also host regular meetups and speaker events to engage the product and technology community. For more information visit: www.japanproductcamp.com.
Source: Mixpanel, Inc.