PM 102 Course Intro

Monday, January 22, 2018
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hawes 203

Welcome back!

Session agenda:

  • Prof. Austin will preview the syllabus and deliverables for PM102, and go over logistics related to project budgets and reimbursement

  • We'll ask each team to provide a brief (3-4 minute) update on your plans and your progress over winter break.

Session Assignment & Prep

  • By 10am Monday, 1/22, post the most current version of your PRD in the Jan 22 - Course Intro tab on the new, PM102 Assignment Master.

  • Also by 10am Monday, 1/22, please write and post on the same tab a brief, 2-3 paragraphs, on any progress you made on your product over J-term. Include testing, hiring/dev work, and any insights gained through these activities - especially if new information has shifted your product plans in any way. [New students: A google doc with "commenting on" for the instructor is the preferred format for this type of assignment]

  • Prepare for one of your teammates to give a 3-4 minute update on your project in the 1/22 session. Include a brief intro on what your product does and for whom (unmet need for which persona(s)), work completed over J-term, and current status of your development process.

  • Each team should bring 1-2 questions for the instructor and/or your classmates on next steps for hiring, contracts, budgets or development work for your project.

Julia Austin, Senior Lecturer

Harvard Business School

Rock Center 115