Why Emergent?

Building emerging technology products is hard. Hardly any one talks about what it’s like to build in this context. Plus our tips are useful in most other types of product challenges too!

Free Subscribers Get:

  • Access to all interview-based podcast episodes with other emerging technology product leaders

  • A monthly deep dive post authored by Adam Judelson, an ex-Palantir Head of Product, multi-time venture-backed CPO, GM, and founder, and Founder/CEO of www.firstprinciples.la

  • Bi-weekly emerging technology product leaders podcast delivered to your inbox

  • Preview access to the rest of our content

Paid Subscribes Get:

  • All of the above plus…

  • A weekly video on an important product topic made by Adam

  • Full access to the biweekly “Best of Product” roundup where, every two weeks we consume all the product content on the Internet, free and paid, analyze it, and then we round-up links and short excerpts from the best content to:

    • Save you thousands of dollars per month in unnecessary subscriptions

    • Help you avoid spending days per week just reading instead of doing

    • And most importantly, we save you years spent trying the wrong advice.

    • Finally, we promote thinkers in product who are doing great work whether well known or soon-to-be-known!

  • Free access to any of our published product guides

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What is First Principles?

First Principles is a full service product agency built in Adam’s vision to make product help as easy to access as any other style of support. We match emerging technology product leaders with expert-level product coaches and fractional product leaders trained in our curriculum and knowledgeable about the exact style and stage of challenges you’re facing. Learn more on the website.

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A place to learn about product challenges and solutions from the best emerging tech product leaders. Includes a biweekly roundup of the best product thinking on the Internet.


Fractional CPO and product coach to emerging tech startups, former Head of Product @ Palantir, and serial entrepreneur.