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Episode 84  |  24:54 min

How Slack Balances the Needs of the User and Buyer in the End User Era

Episode 84  |  24:54 min  |  01.29.2020

How Slack Balances the Needs of the User and Buyer in the End User Era

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This is a podcast episode titled, How Slack Balances the Needs of the User and Buyer in the End User Era. The summary for this episode is: Fareed Mosavat, Director of Product at Slack, joins us for a second appearance on BUILD. Learn how Slack’s product teams handle product prioritization at scale, what Fareed thinks about giving product teams a revenue quota, and what he means when he talks about ‘zone-era defense’.
Takeaway 1 | 01:58 MIN
How Slack's product team is organized
Takeaway 2 | 01:09 MIN
How getting to the 'Zone Era Defense' can help product teams
Takeaway 3 | 01:40 MIN
Fareed answers, "Should product teams have quotas?"
Takeaway 4 | 00:39 MIN
How Slack's organizational design effects end user satisfaction