“What are the current challenges that creative professionals are facing? How do you grow as a creative professional?
Whether you are starting in your career or have years of experience, there’s always room for improvement.
In this video, Chris Do and The Futur have teamed up with Adobe for their 2019 annual Max creativity conference to bring you a special experience to discuss ways to help you in your creative career.
Live from the show floor, Chris Do held interviews with some of the most respected people in the industry and ran mini workshops to connect with people at different stages in their career.
The conversations covered a variety of topics including talents vs. gifts, doing what you love, how to get a job, and tips to have a long and successful career.
Paula Scher – Partner | Pentagram
Sagi Haviv – Partner | Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv
Andrew Kramer – VFX Artist | @videocopilot
Unmesh Dinda – Educator | @PiXimperfect
Amy and Jennifer Hood – Co-Founders | Hoodzpah Design Co.
Charli Prangley – Designer | @CharliMarieTV
Timestamps from the video, to help you find the content you’re looking for:
0:13 – Who is Chris Do and The Futur?
0:20 – What did The Futur do at Adobe Max 2019?
0:54 – What are my talents vs. gifts?
1:58 – How do I know when I have a good idea?
2:53 – Why is it important to do what you love?
4:09 – I just graduated, how do I get a job?
5:10 – How do I get known for my work?
6:04 – How do I build my audience?
7:05 – What questions do I ask my client?
7:56 – How can I understand my clients’ interests?
9:27 – How can I handle client challenges?
11:06 – How can I sustain a long, successful career?
13:27 – More creative content from the Creative Cloud and The Futur
If you missed out going to MAX, you can view sessions online at:
See the full Futur live streams from Adobe Max 2019 here:
Video produced by The Futur
The Futur is a design education platform that teaches creative people how to earn money, doing what they love.
Host: Chris Do
IG, Twitter, LinkedIn – @thechrisdo
FB, YT – @ChrisDo72
Editor: Mark Contreras
Cinematography: Mark Contreras, Stewart Schuster, Ricky Lucas, Jona Garcia, Jayden Nguyen
Music provided by Musicbed – https://mscbd.fm/dbyt
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