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Head Of Design (Experience Platform) at Atlassian
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How confident are you in making tough decisions and letting the team turn them into action? Have you found your individual fit in what you’re looking for or are you still stuck being uncomfortable in other people’s goals and strategies?
Prar Johnson is the current leader for agile and DevOps design teams at Atlassian developing end-to-end core experiences for all of their products. She has over 19 years of experience and spent some time shaping products in some of the biggest companies in the world like Microsoft and Nokia. She shares why she created her own manifesto as a way to control what she could in her career.
Listen in to learn why it is important to sometimes listen to your team even as the leader especially when making a critical decision. You will also learn the many ways you can keep up with the competitor and what the customer wants.
“It’s really important to make sure that you’re getting on what your competitors are doing.” — Prar Johnson (28:24)
Prar Johnson is currently leading the Experience Platform Design team for all Atlassian products. She has over 25 years of experience as a seasoned product leader primarily growing happy teams to deliver exceptional value for end-users. She has led and scaled teams as large as 100+ across multiple locations for product, engineering, marketing, and design.