About Mark Jones

I’ve worked at tech companies for over a decade, always marrying the business and tech sides. Five years ago I moved from London, England to Vancouver, BC and started working in product. I’ve been reflecting on the experiences I’ve had, while striving to learn more and incorporate that knowledge into my work.

You Can Build It But They May Not Come


 Photo by Michał Parzuchowski on Unsplash. Article originally published on Medium. You Can Build It But They May Not Come Quit job. Move country. Manage first product. Build what was asked for. No one buys it. Get laid off. Not exactly a typical whet-your-appetite experience. Therein lies part of the appeal of product [...]

You Can Build It But They May Not Come2018-03-21T12:44:02-08:00

If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get


If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get Originally published on Medium Messenger of the Market Product managers are positioned as messengers of the market by many in the product management field, including established vocation trainers Pragmatic Marketing. The primary role of a product manager is ideally to gather information about the market they are focussed [...]

If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get2017-10-20T11:16:49-08:00