Originally posted February 2020 • Shared while giving at talk to students at Duke University To students to Duke University: Intro Hi, I'm Zack. This memo aims to provide a practical introduction to starting a career in product management. I have to admit, it's a bit ironic of me to write this post. I don't truly aspire to be a PM and certainly do not think I'm great at the job. My personal career goals are as a founder, leader, and investor.