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How To Scale a Unicorn Product Management Team

How To Scale a Unicorn Product Management Team

Why Hire Product Managers and Build a Product Team? Why hire product managers and build a product team? The short answer is that if you’re a tech company, you need to… period. In my opinion, product managers can arguably have the biggest potential impact on business and product success, or lack thereof. They are the […]

Why Is It So Difficult to Uncover Breakthrough Ideas?

Why Is It So Difficult to Uncover Breakthrough Ideas?

Why is it so difficult to uncover real breakthrough ideas? Is there a better approach? CEOs are responding to that threat/opportunity by launching formal business transformation programs; a significant percentage fail.

Why Is Digital Disruption So Difficult?

Why Is Digital Disruption So Difficult?

Transformation occurs when an enterprise launches a new business model, accompanied by new products and services, into an existing or new market. It most often takes the form of a startup within an established business.

Machine Learning: Model Evaluation, Validation, Complexity, and Improvement

Machine Learning: Model Evaluation, Validation, Complexity, and Improvement

Machine Learning Series – Part 3: We continue our machine learning discussion, and focus on problems associated with overfitting data, as well as controlling model complexity, a model evaluation and errors introduction, model validation and tuning, and improving model performance.

Machine Learning: Overview, Goals, Learning Types, and Algorithms

Machine Learning: Overview, Goals, Learning Types, and Algorithms

Machine Learning Series – Part 1: Machine learning is a hot topic for many key reasons, automatically obtain deep insights, recognize unknown patterns, and create high performing predictive models from data, all without requiring explicit programming instructions.

Machine Learning: Data Selection, Preparation, and Modeling

Machine Learning: Data Selection, Preparation, and Modeling

Machine Learning Series – Part 2: We will introduce model performance concepts and then focus on the following parts of the machine learning process: data selection, preprocessing, feature selection, model selection, and model tradeoff considerations.

Want to Be a Victim of Digital Disruption?

Want to Be a Victim of Digital Disruption?

Deciding to be a digital disruptor requires unwavering leadership and a tremendous amount of courage. A CEO must be willing to commit to significant investments, embrace change and risk failure.

Feature on RW Cofounders

Feature on RW Cofounders

From VCU School of Engineering to Entrepreneurship and Emerging Tech: The path of Rocket Wagon Cofounders, Luke Libraro and Skylar Roebuck.

Meet our Advisory Board!

Meet our Advisory Board!

Top Executives from Comcast, Doublejay, Heineken and Former Executives from WestJet, Wawa, RIM, GSK Join Rocket Wagon Board of Advisors.