The Art of Product on Smash Notes

The Art of Product

The Art of Product is a podcast chronicling the journeys of two software entrepreneurs (Ben Orenstein and Derrick Reimer) building startups. Discussions span from the technical realm to the business side and everything in between.

Episode notes last updated on December 28, 2019 23:48


Recently updated notes

118: Reliability and Minimalism
The Art of Product
Our 2020 Roadmap
The Art of Product
116: Should We Be Setting Annual Goals?
The Art of Product
115: Debunking the Arrival Fallacy
The Art of Product
114: Building Today For Tomorrow's Growth
The Art of Product
113: Rounding out the Product Roadmap
The Art of Product
112: The Evolution of Product Positioning
The Art of Product
111: Continuous Improvement for Growth
The Art of Product
110: The Importance of Mentors
The Art of Product
109: Split Test = Optimization
The Art of Product
108: Getting Back to Growth Planning
The Art of Product
107: Becoming a Multi-Product Company (with Amir Salihefendić)
The Art of Product
106: Creating Growth Key Metrics
The Art of Product
105: Exploring Freemium
The Art of Product
104: Tiny Conferences, and Business Growth Challenges
The Art of Product
103: Code Quality and Balancing TDD
The Art of Product
102: Single Sign On (SSO) for Tuple?
The Art of Product
101: Mentorship Momentum with Matt Wensing of SimSaaS
The Art of Product
100: A Cool 100th Episode: Celebrating With Our Past Guests
The Art of Product
99: The Binge Is Real, Countdown to the 100th Episode
The Art of Product
98: Adam Covers for Derrick
The Art of Product
97: To Build, or Not to Build - Jane Portman of Userlist
The Art of Product
96: Tuple Official Launch and Taking Time to Unplug
The Art of Product
95: What Really Happened to Screenhero
The Art of Product
94: Seeking Clarity
The Art of Product
93: Company of One with Paul Jarvis
The Art of Product
92: Slack Leaves the Market
The Art of Product
91: Feeling Superhuman with Rahul Vohra
The Art of Product
90: The Mom Test with Rob Fitzpatrick
The Art of Product
89: Go Big, or Stay Small?
The Art of Product
88: Will They Make the Jump?
The Art of Product
87: Meta Podcasting
The Art of Product
86: The Importance of Paying Customers in Product Feedback
The Art of Product
85: The Hype Is Real
The Art of Product
84: Developer Mindset with Brian Casel
The Art of Product
83: The Biggest Lever to Pull in Your Business
The Art of Product
82: Idea to Validation to Launch: MicroConf 2019
The Art of Product
81: Sane and Sustainable Growth with Ben Curtis from Honeybadger
The Art of Product
80: Rediscovering Deep Work
The Art of Product
79: Moving out of Alpha
The Art of Product
78: Ultraworking with Sebastian Marshall
The Art of Product
77: Reset Your Perspective
The Art of Product
76: The Scotch Budget
The Art of Product
75: Lots to Be Grateful For
The Art of Product
74: The Only Way To Learn
The Art of Product
73: Helping Early Access Customers Get Value Quickly
The Art of Product
72: How to Know If a Product Is Ready
The Art of Product
71: Beyond Alpha
The Art of Product
70: Refactoring UI: Concept to Launch
The Art of Product
69: Sound, Actionable Advice with Jason Cohen
The Art of Product
68: Creating Differentiating Features
The Art of Product
67: Refining Level Notifications and Tuple Alpha Users
The Art of Product
66: TinySeed Updates with Rob Walling
The Art of Product
65: Effectively Managing Launch Day
The Art of Product
64: Habits for Hackers
The Art of Product
63: Running Successful Early Access Programs
The Art of Product
62: Avoiding Negativity
The Art of Product
61: Unconventional Growth Tactics with Julian Shapiro
The Art of Product
60: Celebrating the Small Wins
The Art of Product
59: Pros and Cons of Working Alone on a Product
The Art of Product
58: Evolving Roles as a Startup Founder
The Art of Product
57: Finding the Right Marketing/Product Balance
The Art of Product
56: Finding Your One Thing
The Art of Product
55: The Entrepreneurial Rollercoaster
The Art of Product
54: Continuous Learning
The Art of Product
53: Launching Transistor.fm with Justin Jackson
The Art of Product
52: Tuple Native App and Level Inbox Workflows
The Art of Product
51: Recast - The Origin of Level from Startups for the Rest of Us
The Art of Product
50: Doing the Hard Things First
The Art of Product
49: The Evolving Tech Stack
The Art of Product
48: When Is the Right Time to Take Outside Funding?
The Art of Product
47: Pacing Yourself When Starting Up
The Art of Product
46: The Importance of Trust with Your Audience with Justin Jackson
The Art of Product
45: The Value of Teaching
The Art of Product
44: Exploring the Open Source Business Model
The Art of Product
43: Strategizing Product Validation
The Art of Product
42: Fostering a Culture of Creativity with Rob Walling
The Art of Product
41: MicroConf 2018 Takeaways
The Art of Product
40: MicroConf, Equity, and Corporate Entities
The Art of Product
39: Another New Beginning
The Art of Product
38: Choosing Tech Stack and Taking Preorders
The Art of Product
37: Pairing and Building In Public
The Art of Product
36: Building Level
The Art of Product
35: Conducting Customer Development Interviews
The Art of Product
34: Maker vs. Manager
The Art of Product
33: The War on Developer Productivity
The Art of Product
32: Big Changes
The Art of Product
31: Mental Health for Startup Founders with Sherry Walling
The Art of Product
30: Nailing an Interview, and the New Drip Design
The Art of Product
29: Fitness and Code Quality in 2018
The Art of Product
28: Quarterly Goals, and Why They're Better Than Annual Goals
The Art of Product
27: 30 Day Code Quality Challenge, and Elm Development
The Art of Product
26: Optimizing Team Structures
The Art of Product
25: Chaos, and Growing an Engineering Team
The Art of Product
24: Tailwind CSS with Adam Wathan
The Art of Product
23: Refactoring Rails Launch Breakdown
The Art of Product
22: Finishing the Year Strong
The Art of Product
21: Launching Refactoring Rails
The Art of Product
20: The Ups and Downs of Working From the Road
The Art of Product
19: Gourmet Ruby with Avdi Grimm
The Art of Product
18: Preparing for Black Friday
The Art of Product
17: Launch Planning and Speaking at Conferences
The Art of Product
16: Going Viral and Customer Driven Products
The Art of Product
15: Lessons in Scaling SaaS
The Art of Product
14: The Power of Simplicity
The Art of Product
13: Crossing the Chasm
The Art of Product
12: Free Trials and Live Streaming Video Lessons
The Art of Product
11: The Founders Dilemma
The Art of Product
10: Dynamic Website Personalization with Brennan Dunn
The Art of Product
9: Deep Thinking and Finding Your Groove
The Art of Product
8: Different Paths to Software Development with Ian Nance from Drip
The Art of Product
7: Learning from Successes, and Failures
The Art of Product
6: Refactoring Rails and Shareable Workflows
The Art of Product
5: Ways We Maintain Focus
The Art of Product
4: Always Talk With the Decision Maker
The Art of Product
3: New Pricing Strategies
The Art of Product
2: From Good to Great
The Art of Product
1: Welcome to The Art of Product
The Art of Product

Experience the best
of Smash Notes!

Capture your favorite podcasts, learn from your friends, discuss what you love.

Join Us ->