Patrick Fredrickson talks with us about managing a creative team — while managing to home-school his 9-year old son. We discuss the post-virus future, maintaining professionalism, and the value of boredom.
One of the most successful social media content studios in the country is run by Seth Sliver from his home high in the mountains above Los Angeles. Find out why he thinks that nearly all agencies should be run virtually, and that working from home is the only thing that makes sense in a world that’s changing as fast as ours.
Our obsession with perfection drives us to create good work. But it also stops us from doing the same thing. We invented Writer’s Block to protect ourselves from looking foolish and making mistakes in public.
My new 27″ ultra-high-def monitor arrived from Amazon last week. It came in the usual corrugated Amazon box with loose … More
My cousin Paul asked me to send him the names of some books I like that deal with Creativity. Titles that … More
I was listening to an interview with Thom Yorke of Radiohead. He was told by his team that they had a … More
First email I opened this morning was from the fabulous TED Talks. (Please tell me you know about these. If … More
With Lance Armstrong’s public confession, the idea of lying is getting a lot of coverage. Clearly the guy is no … More
Years ago, at the Aspen Design Conference, Milton Glaser told a group of us acolytes that people are usually good at either … More