Effectively Collaborating Across Timezones

This is also posted on LinkedIn Pulse. More and more of us are working as part of remote teams, either with our clients, with members of our own organization who are located in other cities, with off shore service providers, or with telecommuters. Some studies show that there has been a growth of over 80% […]

Personalization of Process Management

Over the past two years I’ve had exposure to a lot of different approaches to project management, and in my more recent leadership roles I’ve been thinking a lot about how poorly many projects are managed. Much of what seems to fuel the poor approaches to project management I’ve seen is an over zealous adoption of outmoded […]

Tomorrow: Portugal!

Tomorrow, I am off to Evora (Portugal) with thirteen of my students from MMU’s Contemporary Theatre and Performance BA (Hons) degree. We are bringing out show PANTS! to a festival of work from around the world. Details online here. We’re really lucky that the university is subsidizing this trip by contributing funds for each of […]

Getting It

Through my work with Proto-type and with many of the other companies/artists I’ve worked with, I often encounter venues, producers, project managers, curators and other key holders who make our work happen. Partnering with these people/institutions is part of what makes doing work in the arts interesting. Sometimes, I find myself saying that x person […]