Skip survey header

Product Team Performance: Pandemic Edition

Product Team Performance: Pandemic Edition

This global study is done in partnership with the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA), and sponsored by Planbox.

The purpose of the study is to assess how product team performance and outcomes have been, and continue to be, affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The survey results will be compiled and the aggregate survey results will be made available to participants through Actuation Consulting. Your responses will be kept strictly confidential.

The survey contains 21 questions and will take approximately 7 minutes to complete. 

Let's get started! Click the yellow arrow button on the bottom right of the screen to begin.
1. 1 of 21. Do you play an active role creating or enhancing products or services within your organization? *This question is required.
2. 2 of 21. Which of the following titles do you directly report to? *This question is required.
3. 3 of 21. Which of the following best describes your organization’s primary business focus? *This question is required.
4. 4 of 21. What is your company’s annual revenue in U.S. dollars? *This question is required.
5. 5 of 21. Which of the following titles best describes your primary role? *This question is required.
6. 6 of 21. When have you been told to return to the office? *This question is required.
7. 7 of 21. What steps has your organization taken to ensure/enhance data security while you work from home? (Check all that apply.)
  *This question is required.
8. 8 of 21. How has your organization's effectiveness been impacted by the pandemic? *This question is required.
9. 9 of 21. Is your organization having difficulty getting stakeholders to focus on the future during the pandemic?  *This question is required.
10. 10 of 21. Has your organization cut back or expanded virtual training during the pandemic? *This question is required.
11. 11 of 21. Does your organization continue to rely upon outside consultants during the pandemic? *This question is required.
12. 12 of 21. How have your organization’s innovation investments been impacted by COVID-19? *This question is required.
13. 13 of 21. How have innovation program outcomes, and the mandate to achieve them, changed since the global pandemic began? (Score each option from 1 through 5, where 1 = has been dramatically deemphasized and 5 = has been dramatically emphasized)? *This question is required. Once the following question is answered, you will be automatically advanced to the next page
Space Cell 12345
Gain/maintain competitive advantage
Continuous improvement
Identify new market trends and technologies
Identify risks and devise a mitigation strategy
Better monetize existing products and services
Business model transformation/new product or service development
Improve employee engagement
Improve health, safety, and compliance
15. 15 of 21. How has the pandemic impacted your product team’s trust, communication, and collaboration? *This question is required.
16. 16 of 21. How effective are you at managing your time while working remotely? *This question is required.
17. 17 of 21. While working remotely, how do you demonstrate your value and keep in the flow? (Check all that apply.) *This question is required.
18. 18 of 21. What part of the overall product development process has suffered the most during the pandemic? *This question is required.
19. 19 of 21. Has your product team or organization’s product roadmap been revised because of the pandemic? *This question is required.
20. 20 of 21. Informal conversations at the office have dried up. How have you overcome the lack of access to casual conversations? *This question is required.