Irene Yu is Helping Product Managers Become More Technical (Without Learning To Code)
Irene is a former developer turned founder of SkipLevel, a consulting and training company focused on improving the interface between product managers and developers. Specifically, by helping product managers become more technical (but not teaching them to code, because that’s not useful.)
In our interview she shares her perspective on where product managers are often letting down their dev teams, her path from dev to founder,a and the mentoring experience that led to the founding of Skip Level.
- The Twitter thread that started it all (I mentioned in the episode) and the LinkedIn article where I got the quote I read in the episode.
- Skip Level where you’ll find a link to 8-question quiz on the home page.
- Irene on LinkedIn and Twitter.