Tag Archives: design leadership

To Lead, or Not to Lead

Are you an introvert or extrovert? Do you work best alone or in a group? Your personality traits and personality type might say something about your creative personality, and how you approach your design work. It might also say something about the kind of leader you are—or the kind of leader you could be.

Creative Leadership and the Rise of the DEO

Boost your career aspirations by watching the 2014 HOW Design Live Conference and HOW Interactive Design presentations. HOW Design University offers informative videos featuring the design industry’s top leaders. Check back regularly for new content as the videos will change monthly. Need to sharpen your creative leadership skills? Want to find out how design leadership is changing?...

Move Over Mad Men: a Plea for Women in Design Leadership

If you happened to pick up Print‘s latest Sex & Design issue, you’ve probably seen the article on women in design leadership. As the article indicates, women at the top of the creative management ladder are relatively few and far between. The article explores what women can do to break through the glass ceiling...

Developing Design Leadership Skills, Part 2

Creative business coach Marcia Hoeck will be presenting a live Design Tutorial on Wednesday, July 25 from 2-3pm EST, called Getting the Right Support: Effective Leadership and Team Development. We asked Marcia for her advice about managing a team: HOW: What can you do as a manager or agency leader ongoing to help ensure...

Developing Design Leadership Skills

Creative business coach Marcia Hoeck will be presenting a live Design Tutorial on Wednesday, July 25 from 2-3pm EST, called Getting the Right Support: Effective Leadership and Team Development. We asked Marcia for her advice about managing a team: HOW: If you’re already managing a team, how can you tell if you’re providing the...