What exactly does a great leader do? There are three key things that an effective leader of creative people provides for the team consistently and well. On this episode, I share the importance of focus, function, and fire to the creative process.
Insights from today’s episode are from the book Herding Tigers: Be The Leader That Creative People Need.
Today’s episode is sponsored by Gusto. Get three months free when you run your first payroll. Visit Gusto.com/creative.
Music for the AC podcast is by Joshua Seurkamp. End remix is by DJ Z-Trip.
Positioning himself as an “arms dealer for the creative revolution”, Todd Henry teaches leaders and organizations how to establish practices that lead to everyday brilliance. He is the author of five books (The Accidental Creative, Die Empty, Louder Than Words, Herding Tigers, The Motivation Code) which have been translated into more than a dozen languages, and he speaks and consults across dozens of industries on creativity, leadership, and passion for work.