John K.

John K.


PM at LinkedIn and Curated (Backed by Greylock, Forerunner, & CapitalG)

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Studied at Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Works at Leland

Available Wednesday at 7:00 PM UTC

Usually responds within 20 hours

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John’s free events & group classes

Product Recruiting AMA with a PM from LinkedIn, Uber, and a Startup

Product Recruiting AMA with a PM from LinkedIn, Uber, and a Startup

Mon, Jul 22 from 11:00 PM UTC – 11:45 PM UTC

John’s Product Management Qualifications

Experience level: Product Manager

Open to working with clients outside the U.S.

I worked as a PM at LinkedIn for 2 years and at a Series C startup, Curated. I've helped hundreds of PM candidates land competitive roles at top tech companies and would love to work with you too!

John can help with:

Strategy & Vision


Product Case Interview Prep

Resume Review

Networking Strategy

LinkedIn Review

Salary Negotiation

Influence & Collaboration

Promotion Strategy

Behavioral Interview Prep

John also coaches for MBA, Entrepreneurship, Business Strategy & Operations, and Career Development. View all.

About John

In 2017, I was admitted to Stanford GSB and Harvard Business School through the 2+2/deferred MBA programs. Since then, I've helped hundreds of deferred and traditional MBA applicants with their applications as well through Deferred MBA Consulting and Leland. My applicants have been accepted to HBS, Stanford GSB, Wharton, Kellogg, MIT, Booth, and other great programs. I love working with applicants who take ownership over their applications and use me as a sounding board and thought-partner. I'm great at helping you select and support your recommenders, brainstorming your essay narrative, and helping you crush your interviews. Looking forward to getting to know you!

Why do I coach?

I coach because I love helping people reach their goals. As the oldest of 5 siblings and now father of 2, I've always felt excited about mentoring the next generation. If you are looking for a champion, someone willing to be in your corner and help you succeed, I'm your guy.

Work Experience

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February 2021 - Present

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Product Manager


February 2020 - December 2020

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Product Manager


July 2017 - February 2020

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Strategy Intern


2016 - 2016


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Stanford Graduate School of Business


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Brigham Young University

BS, Information Systems

John was also personally admitted to

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    Harvard Business School

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John K.

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