10 Tips for Managing a Creative Environment
There is a lot to learn from how other industries manage creative professionals. Stage managers wrangle directors, designers, and actors every day—under strict union guidelines. Editors cajole writers into producing on-time(ish) for each week. Conductors balance the needs of dozens of musicians while staying true to the needs of the music. And the martial system of management that is common in any fine dining establishment is the stuff of legends. These disciplines can teach us how to build and support creative environments that are conducive to excellent work that is also on-time and on-budget.
Bryan Mason and Sarah Nelson of Adaptive Path will introduce you to 10 techniques used by creative management professionals to get great work from your team.