Fermi Estimates: The Most Important Product Management Analytics Tool

I removed a feature from one of the applications I manage this week, and I used a Fermi estimate to validate that it would be safe to do so. What’s that you say, “a Fermi estimate?” And why do I think Fermi estimates are one of the most powerful analytical tools in the product manager’s toolbox? Possibly the most important analytical tool?

I’ve done some recent episodes on analytics – links below. But in this episode I have yet another somewhat different perspective – and I hope, meaningful and thought provoking – than you’re probably used to hearing.

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