CreativeOps Podcast

CreativeOps Podcast

Insights and Innovations in Creative Operations

Dive into the ever-changing world of creative operations with Nish Patel, a respected figure in the industry since 2014. Every week, immerse yourself in enlightening discussions with creative operations leaders as they share stories of challenges, solutions, and insights on both prevailing and emerging topics. Central to these conversations are the foundational pillars of Creative Ops: People, Process, and Tech. And with the dawn of AI set to bring sweeping changes, the podcast consistently highlights how artificial intelligence is redefining yesterday's challenges and unveiling new opportunities. Whether you're tuning in for an insightful interview with an industry expert or Nish's fresh perspective on key issues, the CreativeOps Podcast is the essential water cooler for the creative ops community. Listen in to glean wisdom from both successes and setbacks, equipping yourself with invaluable insights to navigate the dynamic world of creative operations. Newly relaunched and more relevant than ever, the CreativeOps Podcast stands as your comprehensive guide to the ever-evolving landscape of creative operations.

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Dots: Creative Ops Stories & Behaviours; WTF of Creative Ops & Simon Cowell x Socrates x Your Brief
April 22, 2024
22
00:45:1341.42 MB

Dots: Creative Ops Stories & Behaviours; WTF of Creative Ops & Simon Cowell x Socrates x Your Brief

In this episode, I riff and rant on three topics 02:20 Creative Ops Vocabulary Follow Up: the power of language in shaping Creative Ops stories and (desired) behaviours 10:50 WTF of Creative Ops: Are you observing and asking about the Fs in your process?  17:35 Creative Briefs: Simon Cowell x (anno...

Secrets of a People-Centric Creative Ops Leader w Bethany Thornton
April 18, 2024
18
00:40:3037.1 MB

Secrets of a People-Centric Creative Ops Leader w Bethany Thornton

In this episode, Bethany Thornton, former head of Creative Operations at Atlassian, shares her secrets of a people-centric approach to Creative Ops. She discusses how fostering communication, collaboration, and a culture of curiosity allowed Atlassian's creative organization to thrive through a per...

Creative Ops Dots: Purpose; Creative Ops Vocabulary; Change, Grandpas & Bruce Lee
April 15, 2024
17
00:39:2836.15 MB

Creative Ops Dots: Purpose; Creative Ops Vocabulary; Change, Grandpas & Bruce Lee

Summary In this episode, I discuss:  Purpose of this Podcast: sharing my What, Why & How. "..... to facilitate the evolution of creative operations and help define what it is and what it can be......"  Creative Ops Vocabulary: the power of the words we use to create the stories we want to come ...

Creative Ops Crystal Ball Gazing w/ Jeremy Wintroub of ICP
March 20, 2024
16
00:58:2753.55 MB

Creative Ops Crystal Ball Gazing w/ Jeremy Wintroub of ICP

Episode Highlights Jeremy's Definition of Creative Ops (2:00) Mix of people, process and technology to bring brand stories to life "Breathing oxygen" into historically fractured creative processes The evolving relationship between scale and storytelling (12:00) Overcoming the tension between creati...

Creative Ops Dots: More on Scale & Story; That Altman Quote & Creative Ops Altitudes
March 18, 2024
15
00:27:1224.95 MB

Creative Ops Dots: More on Scale & Story; That Altman Quote & Creative Ops Altitudes

Scale & Story: more data points from the community  That Altman Quote: he is right, BUT .... Creative Ops Altitudes: a proposed framework for bringing more clarity to creative ops career progression 

Creative Ops Dots: The Org Chart Debate
March 12, 2024
14
00:33:2030.56 MB

Creative Ops Dots: The Org Chart Debate

In this episode, Nish explores the topic of where creative operations should be located on the org chart. He discusses the response to a previous episode on the subject and shares the results of a survey he conducted. Nish also highlights the feedback he received from the community and the conversa...

Location, Location, Location! CreativeOps on the Org Chart w Cella's Amy Strickland
February 21, 2024
13
00:52:0647.74 MB

Location, Location, Location! CreativeOps on the Org Chart w Cella's Amy Strickland

Joining us is Amy Tesch Strickland of Cella, a prominent figure in the creative operations community with extensive experience on both the brand and consulting sides, known for her expertise in guiding creative and marketing operations teams. You’ll hear about the strategic positioning of creative ...

Prompting CreativeOps Leaders: AI Ideas
February 15, 2024
12
00:34:4215.93 MB

Prompting CreativeOps Leaders: AI Ideas

In this episode, I list various ways creative operations leaders can leverage AI to enhance their work. Using the T3 (Thunking, Thinking & Transforming with) AI framework I walk through some easy and accessible ways to leverage AI. To free up time by outsourcing your boring, rote work to it. An...

REQUEST: Your Voice Matters!
February 12, 2024
11
00:05:052.37 MB

REQUEST: Your Voice Matters!

This is request to you - the Creative Ops Professional - to take a moment to participate in two important surveys focused on creative operations. Links below! As we navigate the evolving landscape of our profession, understanding where we stand today is crucial. These surveys are more than just que...

Fast Marketing, Calm Creativity & Self Service Automation: A CreativeOps Fable w Hubspot's Mark Brady
February 07, 2024
10
01:06:1160.63 MB

Fast Marketing, Calm Creativity & Self Service Automation: A CreativeOps Fable w Hubspot's Mark Brady

Mark Brady, Head of Creative Solutions at HubSpot, discusses the value of self-service automation to increase content and go to market velocity and at the same time free up creatives. Said differently: Deliver More, Deliver Faster, Deliver Cost Effectively. He explains how HubSpot has implemented s...