People ask me from time to time about how they can get into freelance product management. Here’s a recent question:
I’ve been working as a product manager for 5 years now. I worked in different industries (financial, loyalty, media, fintech) and now I am starting to manage a team of product managers and setting up a product team as a senior product manager, as well as managing my own product.
I was thinking about starting consulting in 2-3 years of time. What are the skill sets I need to focus on and improve during this time period?