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More buy-in, fewer meetings with Obo

By Jackie Holen on May 8, 2019 4:52:02 PM

Product leaders: Ever been stuck in endless meetings trying to get your stakeholders to agree on priorities and feature ideas? It’s not our idea of fun either. We built stakeholder surveys in Obo so you can get more buy-in and more input with far fewer meetings.

Our customers love that they can use stakeholder surveys to quickly get input and buy-in to business and product priorities, feature value, and cost estimates -- all without long, contentious meetings. Your stakeholders will thank you, too.

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M.R. asks Pete Sinclair, CEO of Obo, 3 questions

By Obo on Apr 26, 2019 11:08:32 AM

M.R Rangaswami, co-founder of Sand Hill Group, sat with Obo CEO and founder, Pete Sinclair, to discuss the problems that Obo is trying to solve, whether or not NPS should be used to measure product success, and ways to improve alignment between executives and product teams. 

Topics: Strategy
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We love user feedback -- see what’s changed in Obo!

By Jackie Holen on Apr 18, 2019 12:42:22 PM

Here at Obo, we’re all about product success. Since our beta launch, we’ve been gathering feedback from our users. We also use Obo ourselves, and we don’t hold back our opinions. As a result, we’re introducing some exciting changes starting this week.

Topics: Obo
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Having a product plan isn't enough

By John Garrish on Apr 8, 2019 9:26:26 AM

Lou Hayes, Jr. is not a software guy. He’s a self-described “Police Officer/Detective/Sergeant for a suburban Chicago police department” whose assignments include: Patrol, Field Training Officer, Criminal Investigations, Firearms & Tactics Training Unit, Crisis Intervention Team, and Tactical (SWAT + medical). Yeah, he’s impressive.

In the world of software and technology, we of course think we are the center of the universe. Spoiler alert - we’re not. I’ve followed Lou for years on Twitter because his world is so different from mine, and his insights always make me think. More often than not, they seem super applicable to tech.

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