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What is difference between, product management, and project management?

What is difference between, product management, and project management?

A product manager, ensures that the, product is meeting customer needs, they define key metrics for the product success!

A project manager ensures that, a project can finish on time and within budget, and with the desired quality, they manage project scope, resources and timelines

A product manager will focus on the needs of the customer and relays them to the product team, they will do market research and competitive analysis

A project manager will focus on the needs of the project stakeholders, they will create schedule, determine resources and manage budget

A product manager will measure AARRR, A five-step product metrics for user acquisition, activation, retention, referral, and revenue

A project manager will measure and track start date, end date, percent completion, budget, issues, risks and so on

A product manager sets the vision and a project manager executes on that vision

Both may not have direct reports but need to influence without authority