Video: How Today's Product Builders Find Product/Market Fit



Video: How Today's Product Builders Find Product/Market Fit

I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Fareed Mosavat, Chief Development Officer at Reforge, for a discussion on how today's product builders find product/market fit.

We started by pointing out the shortcomings of the Lean Startup methodology, which remains the most popular approach to finding product/market fit today. We then discussed some of the more modern approaches that seasoned product builders have been leveraging to guide their path to product market fit, including:
  • Running successful customer discovery interviews that avoid the typical trap of confirmation bias
  • Deeply exploring the idea maze up-front to avoid unsuccessful paths
  • Leveraging a portfolio of validation techniques beyond simply building MVPs
  • Rigorously measuring product/market fit via retention & growth
  • Growing users via a two-prong approach of generating early traction and then developing a sustainable growth loop
If any of these topics interest you, I'd encourage you to check out the recording of the talk.

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