There are two powerful software applications that every Post Producer should know about: OmniOutliner and OmniGraffle. Both of these apps can help you communicate your ideas with more clarity and help you manage the creative process more effectively.
Post Scheduling: The Schedule Keeper. Post production scheduling matters to me because Post Supervisors set the tone; they establish the department’s operating style. They create calm and control in the storm of the creative process.
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.
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.