How to build a product roadmap everyone understands

Unlocking the power of a well crafted product roadmap separates great product managers from the good.

Learn best practices, how to navigate past common pitfalls, and create transparency for your team in 5 short lessons.

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Timeline Roadmap

The original Gantt chart-style roadmap is broken.

Gantt charts don’t work. They are bloated, tired and full of guesstimations. They have only survived this long because no one thought there was another way.

Theme-based Roadmap

Meet the theme-based product roadmap.

It’s clear, visual and accessible – and it’s changing the way product managers talk to their teams. Freedom has never looked so good.

What will you learn from the course

In 5 short steps you’ll learn how to:

  • Use our proven template to set up your own theme-based roadmap.
  • Learn how to focus on the bigger picture and communicate the “why” behind your product decisions.
  • Learn how to make better product decisions & align your company’s strategy to the same product goals and outcomes.
  • The right way to plan releases and communicating with your development team.
  • Managing up – learn how to get your executive team on board.
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Course content written by

  • Janna Bastow
    Janna Bastow is co-founder of ProdPad, software that helps product managers plan and deliver better products. Janna also organizes ProductTank events around the world, including Mind The Product, a global community of product managers. She likes to inspire great product conversations by asking: “What problem are you trying to solve?”
  • Andrea Saez
    Andrea is a Product Support and Management expert, technical writer, and social network monkey. An undercover geek with a passion for music, animals, and avid unicorn rights activist, she's always up for a challenge.