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Creativity is collaboration! It takes effective communication skills for leaders and creatives to work well together. In this episode, Phil Cooke https://philcooke.com interviews coach, consultant and executive pastor Ben Stapley, (The Life Christian Church) on ways to build positive work relationships that will advance your career and make each project the best it can be.
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*More About This Episode* Effective Communication Skills for Leaders and Creatives: Interview—Ben Stapley, Executive Pastor, The Life Christian Church
Communications professionals—pastors, leaders, communication directors, filmmakers and church creative teams—will gain the skills for effective communication that leads to positive creative collaboration.
Topics include helps for leaders, pastors, church communication and media teams, and filmmakers:
- Communication skills for leaders and creatives to communicate more effectively
- Leadership skills for leading creative teams
- How to give and receive notes to make the project better
- How to hire the best people for a project
- How to be a great person for a project
- Why your church communication director is more important than ever
- Inspiration and encouragement for creative professionals
“Be gracious towards yourself. Art flourishes with diminished stress levels...You’re the only person who can speak creatively into the world with what you’ve been given.” —Ben Stapley
“Your people skills are more important than the skills it takes to do the job.”— Phil Cooke
About Ben StapleyFor over twenty years Ben has created and captured moving and memorable moments for individuals, non-profits & corporations across the globe. He has served on the executive team of multiple megachurches including Christ Fellowship Miami and Liquid Church. He currently serves as the Executive Pastor at The Life Christian Church leading staff and volunteers to execute the vision and mission of the church. Ben also coaches individuals, consults for churches and speaks at conferences about leadership, communication and creativity.
Visit https://BenStapley.com/coach for a free 30 minute consultation.