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Jane Kovacs is a geek-loving, button-pushing public relations professional who loves shiny, new ideas and finding ways to use technology get the most of your day. She brings more than 20 years’ experience to her role as global PR manager at Planview. Her background includes communication roles at Pennzoil, EDS, AMD, FleishmanHillard, and 3M. She is passionate about helping companies share their stories and connect with customers.

The Key to Better Management is to Start Getting Lean

Are your management initiatives as innovative as your products? Shifting to a leadership style that embraces change, pursues agility, and thinks outside of the box can help your company speed innovation. In his latest Product Innovation & Technology Strategy blog on CIO.com, Patrick Tickle, Planview chief product officer, invites Jon Terry, Planview chief evangelist for...

The 10-Point Product Manager Manifesto to Help You Beat the Competition

Have you shifted to a product manager mindset? Thinking about your products and what they mean to your customers instead of your internal projects will actually help you beat your competition to market and to the next innovation. In his most recent CIO.com blog, Patrick Tickle, Planview chief product officer, explains why building great products...

5 Ways for Businesses to Stay Ahead of the Competition in 2018 [Infographic]

The break-neck speed of innovation seen in 2017 shows no signs of slowing down in 2018. From cryptocurrency to artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) to the gig economy, the intersection of products and technology creates many challenges. Enterprises must remain vigilant and nimble, responding and reacting to ever-changing customer and market...

Welcome to 2018 … Make This the Year You Ditch the Annual Strategic Plan

As you take another look at your priorities for this brave, new year, Planview CEO Greg Gilmore encourages you to step out of the confines of the annual strategic plan and step into continuous planning to truly deliver on your highest-priority commitments. In his latest CIO.com blog, Greg reminds us all that “success isn’t a...

Why Your IT Department Should Get Better at Product Management

Patrick Tickle wants your IT department to get better at product management. In this age of digital transformation, when we all want to get closer to the customer and make our products smarter and more digital, product management is imperative. It requires a product manager who is externally oriented but can still work closely with...