Tech Career Talk: Product Manager

You don’t need a computer science degree to explore a career in technology.

Get a peek inside one technology career path with local tech professional Val Dolejsi. She’ll explain what she does as a product manager and answer your questions about her job.

Product managers guide the creation of technology tools you use every day. The product manager role combines strategy, design, marketing, and leadership skills.

Val is a Director of Product Management at Homeadvisor, an online marketplace that connects homeowners with service professionals for their home projects. She manages a team and sets the strategic direction for tech products in her area, making sure the tools that are developed match what customers need.

At this talk, you’ll hear about a typical day in Val’s job and what skills are needed to be a successful product manager.

Tech Career Talk: Product Manager
Monday, July 16, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Central Library Floor 4, Large Classroom, Community Technology Center

 

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Written by Megan on May 7, 2018

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