Lateness is source of most wasted time, Post Production Managers would do well to spend an appropriate amount of time thinking about and planning for how they are going to manage their resources while they wait.
Beginning with the End in Mind is a way of thinking about your projects that will enable you to plan ahead and deliver your projects on time with minimal hiccups.
Food Network Star and the case of the “crunched” tapes. In which I learn that some problems are beyond one person’s ability to solve and that my role as Post Supervisor is to be the team’s best communicator.
Yesterday was a great day at the Assistant Editor Bootcamp! Thank you to the ~60 attendants who participated.
Post Scheduling: The Dashboard.
Created by the Post Supervisor for the Post Supervisor. It is first and foremost, your tool for keeping track of every episode’s status.
I’m giving a presentation on #resume writing and job #interviewing for Assistant Editors at the A.E. Bootcamp.
NLE Analytics: 3 User Scenarios. Our NLE’s are missing an entire dimension of tools. They are woefully inadequate when it comes to helping us make informed business decisions.
A few years ago I was hired by a production company in Mexico City to implement a Real Housewives-style post production workflow on their new show. I jumped at the opportunity to work internationally and the following week I found myself in the wonderfully diverse capital of Mexico. I didn’t realize it at the time, but I was about to make some of the biggest post production mistakes of my career.
“Coordination Neglect,” my experience with #Asana, and other production management challenges.
Netflix recently posted a video of the software team developing their production management software. Kudos to them for acknowledging that they’re stepping into an area with a hundred years of history.