Good PMs Confidently Manage Products. Great PMs Manage People’s Confidence.

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Good PMs Confidently Manage Products. Great PMs Manage People’s Confidence.

Alyssa Dver, American Confidence Institute

Originally presented: May 19, 2022
Watch time: 60 minutes

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You nailed the requirements, the engineering processes, and the business plan. You may even be respected for your product knowledge, project management, and communication consistency. But you’re not called in to present to prospects or even to senior management. Instead of assuming it’s because you’ve equipped others so well, it’s likely because they lack confidence in you. Learn scientifically how to be a confidence crusader for your product and yourself.

About the Presenter

Alyssa Dver

Alyssa Dver was one of the first certified product marketers and managers and her 2003 book, “Software Product Management Essentials” remains a business bible for many PM’s. She’s consulted on hundreds of products and services. Today, she leads 2 organizations, The American Confidence Institute and The ERG Leadership Alliance. A TEDx and Boston Best speaker, Alyssa delivers riveting keynotes and workshops that use brain science to empower sustainable confidence. Her 7th book, “Confidence is a Choice: Real Science. Superhero Impact.” received an International Book Award and was endorsed by leaders at MIT, Wharton, Harvard, Yale, UC Berkeley and many others. She teaches at the UPenn Innovation Center, is an Advisor at MIT’s Trust Center and writes for Thrive Global. Check out her blog, podcast and other confidence-crusading work at

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