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Treating your Career like a Product

chrislema
October 05, 2014

Treating your Career like a Product

I delivered the keynote to WordCamp Tampa with this presentation. #wctpa

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October 05, 2014
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  1. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT THE MARKET

    THEY ARE ENTERING.
  2. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT THE TEAM

    THEY’LL NEED TO BUILD IT.
  3. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT MARKETING, SALES

    & SUPPORT COSTS.
  4. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT COMPETITION &

    A PRODUCT ROADMAP.
  5. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT REVENUE VS

    PROFIT.
  6. NO ONE BUILDS A PRODUCT WITHOUT THINKING

  7. SO WHY DO WE MANAGE OUR CAREERS WITHOUT THINKING?

  8. MOST OF US BACKED OUR WAY INTO WORDPRESS

  9. THE GROWTH OF WORDPRESS t  

  10. THE GROWTH OF OUR TECH SKILLS t  

  11. THE GROWTH OF OUR BUSINESS ACUMEN t  

  12. HOW OFTEN ARE YOU ITERATING YOUR QUOTING PROCESS? PRICING? CONTRACTS?

    PARTNERSHIPS? COMMUNICATION?
  13. THE BEST THING ABOUT OUR WORDPRESS COMMUNITY IS A FOCUS

    ON CONSTANT LEARNING
  14. SOME OF MY FRIENDS WHO KEEP LEARNING  

  15. WORDPRESS CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE. IF YOU LET IT. WILL

    YOU LET IT?
  16. CHRIS LEMA @CHRISLEMA Blog Daily at chrislema.com CTO & Chief

    Strategist at Crowd Favorite