Project Management Tools & Software

As a busy professional graphic designer, you often find yourself stepping into the role of a project manager, whether you work in-house or at a design firm. Tune in for advice from pros at top creative agencies and the heads of corporations about the best project management software, tools on the block. Plus, hear stories about solutions creative managers have employed to help answer the age-old question: How to Project Manage Effectively.

5 Steps for Managing Creative Feedback

Managing feedback is one of the most challenging part of a creative’s workload. The egos, the subjective “I just don’t like it” comments, the vague requests for something “different”—it can leave your head swimming and your relationship with your boss or client in a tenuous spot. How can you avoid this potentially toxic situation?

Ties That Bind: 4 Quick Creative Team-Building Exercises

Mixing business with pleasure can be a tricky task. But, if done right, it can strengthen the ties that bind your creative team. In a recent survey by The Creative Group, 400 U.S. advertising and marketing executives were asked to share the most unusual team-building activity they’ve ever participated in. Some of the wackier...