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Shake Up: How One Top Creative Team Reorganized

There's a lot of shifting and changing happening on creative teams these days, according to research conducted for this year's Creative Team of the Future project. We polled nearly 600 AIGA members and about four in 10 in-house and agency professionals told us their teams had reorganized in the past year. Further, more than one-quarter of in-house respondents (26 percent) and agency respondents (28 percent) said they expect their teams will undergo a reorganization within the next 12 months.

Hot Job of the Future: Creative Technologist

As part of the Creative Team of the Future project, we asked AIGA members in the United States to predict new job titles that may emerge in the coming years. It's no surprise that most of the roles they shared directly relate to technology. But what exactly do all these tech-savvy professionals do? In this post, we're going to home in on one hard-to-fill role: the creative technologist.

Freelance Tip: Put 'Slow Time' to Work for You

True story: I agreed several months ago to write this blog post. And then I got busy, unexpectedly so, and the article slid to the back burner. Now, with a quieter workload, I'm able to get the project done.

One Bad Apple

What affect do bad hires have on your team's morale and your own productivity? Find out in this infographic from Robert Half.