Top 5 Ideas from Pixar for Museum Professionals

Contributed by Charity M. Counts, Project Manager, the Museum Playbook Collective The groundbreaking book Creativity, Inc., by Ed Catmull, CEO of Pixar, and Amy Wallace, details how embracing open dialogue, risk and even failure at Pixar creates a work environment where creativity thrives and innovation is possible. I’ve spent the last two years testing ways […]
Museum leadership with Master Yoda

Visionary leaders face their fears

What does a visionary leader look like? Some would look to innovators like Steve Jobs or Elon Musk. Often the term “visionary” is tied to innovation. And when you start digging into it, risk-taking is a key characteristic that leads to innovation. And, we all want to work toward innovation. But what does visionary museum […]

Talking about money…

Non-profit salaries are a touchy subject, but this rational, logical justification for paying people what they are worth will hopefully make it easier to open up the discussion. All right, we need to talk about nonprofit salaries 0 likes