Creative Risk Taking Culture at Pixar

Great example of what is needed to foster and grow this kind of community.

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Hi Ellen, I thought you might enjoy this article on Pixar!

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It looks like there is an interesting pairing of safety and risk-taking in Pixar's creative process. I wonder if there is a specific order of development that better facilitates innovation? For example, it could help to create a safe space/community before taking risks and yet sometimes, if you wait too long, a community becomes so settled that they are extremely uncomfortable taking risks. How might we balance what can feel like competing goals?