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Build an IoT Product Management Team Aligned to Skill Set Requirements

Published: 10 January 2020

ID: G00464690

Analyst(s): Milly Xiang


Getting the right skills and talent mix has become a game changer for IoT companies due to a skills shortage affecting all businesses along the supply-and-demand chain. Product managers must optimize their team and skill set structure through blended talent acquisition and development strategies.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Restructure the Team With an Optimized Combination of Skill Sets to Support the Breadth and Depth of Needed IoT Know-How
  • Recruit Members With Solid Product Management Skills and Experience That Can Be Transferable to IoT Immediately
  • Create a Consistent IoT Product Management Pipeline Through Internal Training and Upskilling Programs

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