Slobodan Živanov

COO, PM, PO, Coach, Trainer, Mentor, Educator @ Bridgewater Labs

With a 15-year career as an Operations Executive and the current COO at Bridgewater Labs, my emphasis has always been on fostering team leadership and driving successful startups. My approach combines deep empathy towards team members with strategic planning, underpinned by Agile methodologies. Over the years, I've successfully managed cross-functional teams and projects, consistently delivering on time and ensuring high client satisfaction. My passion for mentorship extends to guiding the next generation of leaders in the IT industry. My journey has allowed me to coach numerous teams across diverse industries, always promoting a culture of collaboration and efficiency. My dedication propels my continuous contribution to the IT sector.

12.00 - 12.45

Red Track 2023 - Online Agenda, 09.00-17.00

Mastering Difficult Conversations: Coaching Techniques for Product Managers

Overview of essential coaching techniques for product managers to effectively navigate difficult conversations with stakeholders, team members, and customers. By employing these techniques, product managers can enhance their communication skills, foster a healthy working environment, and contribute to better product development outcomes.