web analytics

Arts and Music posts

Blog

Manuel Marino Music Composer

Earthlight - No icons Theme (SummerBoard)
Photo by ahhyeah

The individuals and companies that are thriving today prioritize creativity and innovation in their product design Carpet making - Here's a very interesting article on the Art of carpet making, written by Alhan Keser. Alhan is in in charge of communications for Tip Top Design, a company that specializes in interior design with oriental rugs. He has lived in Turkey and France, working as a freelance journalist and documentary maker. Carpet making The story… and strategic choices. In a nutshell, they achieve success by empowering creative individuals within their organization. Here are three examples that vividly illustrate this point: Steve Jobs, Jonathan Ive, and Pixar.

Steve Jobs, the co-founder and CEO of Apple Computers, is a name known to many. His achievements, industry-shifting concepts and strategies, creativity in brand approach, product deployment, rapid consumer base expansion, and sometimes controversial decisions, provide ample material to fill numerous books. His example serves as a compelling case for recognizing the role that innovative people play in the business world.

This article focuses on the outcomes of Jobs empowering the right people to become industry leaders and create groundbreaking products in two instances: investing in/buying The Graphics Group, now known as Pixar, and hiring Jonathan Ive. The products developed by the brilliant minds at Pixar and the innovative designs of Ive at Apple have been incredibly well-received. The intense creativity applied in their respective approaches and practices has inspired industry-wide changes.

The Apple iMac was the brainchild of the brilliant design chief, Jonathan Ive. Ten years ago, the first-generation iMac, a revolutionary all-in-one desktop, became the highest-selling PC in the US upon its release. The iconic iMac continues to dominate the market, but Ive and his team have not rested on their laurels. With the introduction of the iPod, followed by the iPhone, and most recently, the iPad, Apple has become not only a global household name but also a highly desired consumer brand.

The combination of revolutionary innovation, Ive’s (and Apple’s) impeccable design aesthetics The Allure of Aesthetics: How Beauty Shapes Our World - In a world increasingly dominated by data and algorithms, the influence of aesthetics often seems to be an afterthought. However, the role of beauty and design in our lives is far from trivial; it shapes our perceptions, triggers emotional responses, and plays a crucial role in societal norms. Aesthetic: More Than Skin Deep From the… , adaptable and user-friendly operating systems, and the ability to enhance the full functionality of Apple’s devices through the highly successful iTunes and App stores has made Apple products appealing, coveted, and critically acclaimed.

Pixar stands for technological advancement, creative integrity, and the highest standard practices. Above all, they value talent Marketing and Music: Is Marketing Really So Powerful That Any Song Can Become Famous? Or Does Talent Still Matter? - Today let's dive into a topic that's been buzzing around a lot: the relationship between marketing and music. We all know that marketing plays a massive role in the music industry, but does it actually hold the power to make any track a hit? Or does talent still stand a chance? First off, let's address… and the creative process in all aspects of their business. This philosophy Philosophy and Music: Twin Pillars of Well-being - The realms of philosophy and music may seem different at first glance, but both are vital to our well-being and can dramatically influence our quality of life. They serve as guiding principles and inspirations that offer us deeper insight into the human condition. The Philosophical Side of Well-being Philosophy, the study of fundamental questions about… has led them to produce eleven critically acclaimed and commercially successful animated features (as of March 2011). Pixar has received numerous prestigious awards and honors for their films, their contributions to technological advancements, and their empowering model, which prioritizes artistry, creativity, and creative integrity, inspired by Frank Gehry’s “Organization of the Artist” approach.

Empowering creative individuals within a company is always a winning strategy. The luminaries highlighted in this article have contributed to and revolutionized their industries in more ways than just their evident technological achievements. They have also introduced new models of best practices, set trends in technology, offered market insights, and implemented effective HR management.

0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x

Macbook Air - Is It For You?

Photo by LKaestner The MacBook Air has been on the market for a while now, but you'll find that there has been little ...Read More