About Kalyan Nistala

Kalyan is Product Manager at Netflix.


Questions for Kalyan:

  • How different is product management  from amazon to Netflix. ?
  • What are your roles and responsibilities at Netflix? Whats a typical day or a week looks like for you in Netflix?
  • What’s the product culture in Netflix is like? How do they build products there?
  • How do you pursue product opportunities? What is your process of coming up with a roadmap?
  • What is your product philosophy? (Example: https://grahamkennedy.com/#/)
  • War Stories: In this segment, my guests share the most important challenge they faced in the their product career and how they resolved it. And even if they failed to resolve it, what were the key lessons learnt from the experience. WE spend a good 10-15 minutes on this topic and try to go deep into it.
  • What are your after-work activities related to products? How do you keep learning and improving yourself after work?
  • What books and resources would you recommend fellow product managers?
  • What are the vital few skills required to succeed as a product manager?