Develop and demonstrate product skills while collaborating in a team to jumpstart your PM career!
Product Jam is a 4-week program for aspiring product managers to collaborate on conceptualizing and pitching a new product idea to a panel of industry leader. Participants go through the entire design thinking process in teams, gain hands-on skill-building experience, and complete the program with a new project to show for in their portfolios!
Level up your product knowledge with workshops held by industry PMs
Demonstrate your product skills through an actual project to stand out in the recruitment process
Guidance and support
Receive mentorship through weekly office hours with industry PMs
Collaborate cross-functionally with peers and achieve great things together
Build your personal brand in the tech community by sharing your learnings
Product Buds provided a unique and invaluable opportunity for me to connect with talented and driven aspiring PMs around the world, learn PM skills through leadership sessions, and most importantly practice these skills in a real-world setting through Product Jam. Without Product Buds, I would not be in the role I am today!
Week 1:Problem finding and Validation
Week 2: Solution Ideation and Validation
Week 3: Defining MVP and Prototyping
Week 4: Crafting a Winning Pitch Deck
Product Jam is designed for students or full-time employees who are looking to transition or break into product management. No prior experience is required; only a commitment to participate, engage, and complete the program. In fact, we encourage you to use Product Jam as an opportunity to build your portfolio and develop valuable experience!
Historically, there is a surge in hiring at the beginning of each year due to renewed budgets from companies. The Product Jam Fall 2022 schedule will allow you to finish off the year with new skills and connections, thereby setting you up for success when the recruitment season comes in the new year!
We are reviewing applications on a rolling basis so apply as early as you can. We will try our best to get back to you within 3 days of submitting your application.
Once we review your application, we will extend you an offer. Specefic dates will be announced once the application opens.
The Product Jam itinerary will accommodate the time zones in North America for the most part. We understand that this may be a barrier for those in other regions. We won't stop you from applying but want to emphasize that if you do decide to apply, you are agreeing to accept those conditions and we expect you to still make active efforts in regards to your participation.
Teams can range from 3-4 members.
No worries! Once we process applications and finalize participants, we will host team formation sessions for you to fill in team spots/ find a team.
A one-time cost for professionals and current students will be announced when the applications open.
Full refunds can only be made within 24 hours after payment is sent. To request a refund, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org the subject “Refund request - Product Jam - [Full Name]”.
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to our team email@example.com
We look forward to reading your applications!