Economists are good at explaining the theory behind how business works. There are endless possibilities and the world is an oyster. Sometimes they feel a bit disconnected from the product itself and the marketing department.
Sometimes we need to deal with people who are used to tradition. They need to meet you in person, dress up for the occasion and follow formalities. It’s difficult to get them updated on recent technologies and they might judge you based on your status.
He knows all the technical jargon and gets the work done but he seems to live in a different dimension and it’s difficult to get his message across to team members and customers.
He’s the one who brings magic to your product and makes it shiny. He puts his opinion above the facts and does things just because they feel right. When something backfires, it was probably his idea.
He lives behind numbers and stats and doesn’t believe anything you say unless you have a paper that proves it. Sometimes they get forced into pulling bunnies out of a hat and give you crazy predictions. He might suddenly say you need to change the color of a button.
Security is his main concern. He wants to help his allies and destroy his enemies. His mission is to expand his territory and defend his quarters.