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In resource-constrained project environments where everything is a priority, nothing can truly be a priority and projects stall, budgets are exceeded and organization don’t see the returns they plan for. It’s up to leadership to exercise ruthless prioritization and clearly define high-value project focus to the team.

FarWell Senior Advisor Emeritus Shawn Belling Leads Free Milwaukee Product Brew Ruthless Prioritization Workshop

FarWell Senior Advisor Emeritus Shawn Belling will guide attendees through the project prioritization process at the Product Brew Meetup on Jan. 15, 2020 at Cream City Labs in Milwaukee. The Ruthless Prioritization workshop helps project managers and executive leadership teams master prioritization to maximize team resources and efforts.

Register to Attend Product Brew Workshop

Shawn Belling’s Ruthless Prioritization Workshop attracted an overflow of attendees at Fall Experiment (FallX) 2019 back in October, so longstanding Milwaukee Meetup group, Product Brew, invited Shawn to bring the same subject to their Meetup. This time around, the product workshop is free for attendees and Product Brew is expecting a waitlist.

Milwaukee Product Brew Project Management Workshop | Ruthless Prioritization: The Art of Effective Roadmapping

Shawn’s educational workshop is presented by FarWell and Milwaukee Product Brew Meetup. This workshop is a three-hour session with 4 components:

  1. Shawn Belling’s Presentation: Ruthless Prioritization
  2. Interactive Workshop: Apply what you learned to real-world scenarios with hands-on group work, and present on your findings.
  3. Q&A with Shawn

Attendees will also have the opportunity to socialize and network at the event.

Workshop Takeaways for Product Owners:

  • Introduction to Ruthless Prioritization Methodology
  • Avoid 4 Common Prioritization Traps
  • Walk Through Steps to Effective Roadmapping


Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020


3:00-6:00 p.m. CST


Cream City Labs, Northwestern Mutual, 733 North Van Buren Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202




Milwaukee Product Brew is a community for product managers who are obsessed with the intersection between business, technology and user experience.


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Shawn Belling, Ruthless Prioritization Workshop Instructor

Shawn is a proven leader in technology and project management with experience in Agile, product development, IT program delivery and implementation, SaaS and strategic planning. He is currently the Chief Information Officer at Madison College as well as adjunct faculty at UW-Madison, UW-Platteville and the University of Southern California.

As a Senior Advisor Emeritus at FarWell, Shawn provides organizations with actionable change, project and risk management guidance to help with successful project execution and implementation.

For a glimpse into Shawn’s workshop, check out his article on Ruthless Prioritization in Project Environments.

If you’re not seeing the results you expect out of your product development efforts, FarWell Senior Advisors can work alongside your organization to develop release plans and a roadmap to get your product back on track. Call (800) 987-2015 or send an email to to get a conversation going with a product development expert.

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