Hatching and Protecting Creativity

Ran across the following article/interview with Ed Catmull (President of Pixar) in Fast Company magazine. The article is a reprint from his book ‘Creativity, Inc.’. I enjoyed it immensively and found it to be the best treatment I’ve ever encountered on the tension between encouraging and protecting creativity (by actors within an organization appropriately termed ‘creatives’) and living within the constraints of the other normal/necessary managerial dynamics that operate within an organization.  Click on ‘Creativity’