Actionable Insights from the World’s Top Product Managers

We create Material for current and aspiring product managers like you, who want to hone their craft. We interview leading product managers so you can learn from the best. Our highly curated weekly product management e-mail is structured with your valuable time in mind:

  • Short actionable insights for improving your skills and growing your career

  • A short bio of our latest product manager guest and an interview synopsis

  • A link to the full conversation you can listen to for deeper insights

How much is a subscription?

Material is $150 a year or $15 a month. (Just expense to your training budget. It’s a no-brainer!)

More about our vision at Material

Our vision at Material is to create an interconnected community of product managers who support one another’s career growth and drive their company’s success.  We do this by sharing the experiences of the best thought leaders in the field, and providing you with a forum to solicit and share insights. By subscribing to Material, you will receive the following benefits:

  • Access to our entire library of conversations with leading product managers via our exclusive members-only podcast feed

  • Weekly e-mails with actionable insights from our guest product manager, a conversation overview, and a guest bio

  • Access to the Material community in our subscriber-only comments section where you be interacting with other top product managers. Leaders from these companies already subscribe to Material: Airbnb, Adobe, Google, Microsoft, Shopify, Tesla.

  • All past insights, overviews, guest bios, and behind the scenes conversations in the archives

    Subscribe now


Can I expense Material?

Most product managers have the ability to get reimbursed for Material as an educational expense. We highly recommend expensing for those who have that option. If you’re unsure, check with whoever approves your expense reports.

Can I purchase Material for my product team or other group?

We offer group subscriptions. Sign up and pay with a single credit card. On the next page, you will be able manage the email addresses for the subscribers in the group.

Purchase a group subscription

Can I give a Material subscription as a gift?

If you’d like to sponsor another subscriber, you can purchase a gift subscription.

Give a gift subscription

About Material’s Founder

Timothy Buck is the founder of Material as well as a senior product manager heading up growth at Mosaic, a fast-growing green-energy fintech company in the Bay Area. He is also a freelance writer and the host and producer of two podcasts, UNCO and Accessible. He lives in San Francisco, California with his wife Alyssa. You can find out more about Timothy on his personal website.