From Roadmap to Revenue

March 15, 2018

Have you ever built a feature that nobody uses? In this week’s episode, Mark Stiving, Pragmatic Marketing instructor and pricing guru, covers 3 key methods that you can use to get the most profitable products to market as quickly as possible.

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Ask The Experts

March 8, 2018

In this week’s episode, Mark Stiving, Pragmatic Marketing instructor and pricing guru, takes listener questions and discusses how small businesses can master the art of pricing, create proposals that win deals and more.

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Product Owner Vs. Product Manager

March 1, 2018

Do you know what separates the two? 

In this episode of Pragmatic Live, Rebecca Kalogeris, our vice president of marketing and Kirsten Butzow, a Pragmatic Marketing instructor, do a deep dive on what defines these essential roles and how they play a pivotal part in building the right products.

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Pricing for Growth

February 22, 2018

Conducting a complete pricing initiative can be a daunting task.  Understanding your market, and the various market segments that may exist, is crucial to capturing more value.

In this week’s episode of PragmaticLive, Segment Monetization Lead at Eventbrite, Greg Hollander, and Pragmatic Marketing Instructor and pricing guru, Mark Stiving, discuss how Eventbrite leveraged package and price segmentation in order to implement a new pricing strategy thatwould allow them to meet their growth goals.

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Six Ways Product Management’s Role Will Change in 2018

February 15, 2018

The following podcast was captured during our live webinar (Six Ways Product Management's Role Will Change in 2018).

The role of product management is undergoing a dramatic rethink. Success is shifting from measuring velocity and roadmap delivery to measuring how well a product performs, how much value it drives and the loyalty of its users.

In this episode of PragmaticLive, Kirsten Butzow, a Pragmatic Marketing instructor, and Eric Boduch, founder of, discuss these emerging shifts in product management.

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The Buyers Journey

February 8, 2018

While your buyer journey map can be a valuable visual tool for aligning your marketing and sales tactics to the needs of your target buyers, it might just be broken due to the advent of software as a service (SaaS).

In this episode of PragmaticLive, Rebecca Kalogeris, our vice president of marketing, and Dennis Chepurnov, Sr. Product Manager with Hyland Software, discuss the positives and negatives of a SaaS deployment strategy, as well as how to properly redefine your buyer’s journey map. 

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One Company’s Persona Journey

February 1, 2018

Defining customer personas can have a tremendous positive impact on a business’s strategy and overall cohesion. It can help you better understand who you are creating products for and how to better align yourself in the marketplace.  The big question is: How do you implement the use of these customer personas into your business strategy?

In this episode of PragmaticLive, Rebecca Kalogeris, our vice president of marketing, and Josh Martin, product marketing Leader with Logi Analytics, discuss the benefits of effective persona implementation and management.

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Pricing Science

January 18, 2018

In the age of modern commerce, companies often struggle with the concept of pricing and the science behind it.  With so many variables, it’s crucial that organizations identify the correct data to analyze and the right processes to put in place in order to maximize revenue.  

Listen to Sales Growth and Pricing Strategy Expert for PROS, Craig Zawada, and Pragmatic Marketing Instructor and resident pricing guru, Mark Stiving, discuss all this and more in this edition of PragmaticLive.

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Tracking Leads Is a Waste of Time

January 11, 2018

One of the most common ways to measure the performance of a product marketing manager is by the number of leads they generate. Pragmatic Marketing instructor David Daniels suggests using a another set of measurements that will tell the full story of how much impact your products have on your business and the overall market. Listen to the podcast and then read his blog post 7 Metrics Every Product Marketing Manager Should Know.


When Is Launch Over?

January 4, 2018

Too often companies think of a launch as an event, or worse, a single day circled in red on the calendar. But a launch isn't an event it's a process, a process designed to build momentum. But if that's the case when is it ever done? Listen in as Diane Pierson, Pragmatic Marketing instructor extraordinaire, explores all this and more in this week's episode of PragmaticLive.