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Building the Roadmap to Customer Value: Quarterly Planning Done Right

Building the Roadmap to Customer Value: Quarterly Planning Done Right


About the Talk

Does your quarterly planning process look like a to-do list rather than a strategy to drive your business forward? Explore tools that help you build customer value and reach product-market fit while including everyone on your team.

What You’ll Learn

  • Reducing the need for multiple rounds of planning meetings
  • Providing a level playing field for remote and in-office employees
  • Getting varied perspective and ideas
  • Encouraging inclusivity
  • Reducing blind spots
  • Aligning the team
  • Making planning fun. Yes, fun!



Setting your vision using a vision-based framework

Good Strategy/Bad Strategy by Richard Rumelt

Miro, a whiteboarding tool

Project Poster Template and Examples, via Atlassian Team Playbook

Roles and Responsibilities “Play”, via Atlassian Team Playbook

Atlassian Team Playbook


Antonio Rosales (@a_webtone) and John Gannon (@johnmgannon) have worked together on the DigitalOcean Marketplace as an Engineering Manager/Product Manager tandem from inception through its scale-up beyond 150+ open source and commercial apps.

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