How to effectively manage your creative team: Six tips for managing a creative team

Managing any team will throw up challenges, here's how to tackle those found in your creative team


Working in the creative industry is rewarding but challenging. Competition for roles is fierce and the quantitative output demands mean a creative is often left trying to balance the necessity of deadlines with the quality of work.

Like most departments, your creative team will have a different set of requirements and challenges that you'll need to address, from the team's structure to differing working styles. How you respond and approach issues in your creative team will determine its success.

With that in mind, we've put together a list of ways to manage your creative team, without breaking their souls.

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