el producto #194

🎰 The week in figures

$7.5B: Microsoft ($1.51T market cap) to acquire ZeniMax Media, parent of game studio Bethesda Softworks, for $7.5B in cash; known for popular franchises including “Fallout” and “The Elder Scrolls,” Bethesda previously launched titles on Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass; future Bethesda titles will launch on Game Pass the same day they launch for Xbox or PC; Microsoft said the deal would not impact Bethesda’s PS5 exclusives

📰 What’s going on

Uber hires former Amazon VP Sukumar Rathnam to serve as CTO; Thuan Pham resigned from the position in May after 7 years with the company; Rathnam joined Amazon in 2011 and most recently oversaw product selection and catalog systems

👩🏾‍💻 Good reads

7 strategies for better group decision-making. Larger pools of knowledge are by no means a guarantee of better outcomes. HBR shares some actionable ways to get the best out of group decisions

🙂 #alwaysbekind

During the upcoming weeks (for as long as the Covid-19 crisis goes on) I will keep dedicating my evenings to offer free consultation / advice / coaching / casual chats to any impacted professionals that would like to reach out. Don’t be a stranger, reach out by DM if you are interested, and let’s help each other. We are all humans after all, and we are all on the same boat

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Angel Jaime

Angel Jaime

Full-time learner, product stuff, “triathlete” & global traveller. CPO @ Yayzy, frmr Product Leader @ Revolut, @ Booking.com and @ Just Eat.