Management and the Arts 5e – October 2017 Update

Career Info. Selling off art. Growing audiences. Redefining culture. Career Information I added a link to a career-building resource in Chapter 14. You will find the information in the section entitled “Career Resource Websites. ” The new sub-header is called “38...

Management and the Arts 5e – September 2017 Update

Visionary Leaders. Board Effectiveness. Museum Leadership and Change.  This month I have selected three sources you can use in discussions about leading, making boards more effective, and a mini case study about the internal and external impact of strategic directions...

Case Studies Added

I have added seven case studies to the website for Management and the Arts, 5e. Feel free to use them in your classes, discussions, or for your own thought experiments. I have tried to make the case studies open-ended enough so you can introduce additional...

Management and the Arts – August 2017 Update

Audience Development, Successful Opera GM, and Toxic Colleagues. For many of you, the fall semester is soon to start. I hope you, your colleagues, and your students have enlightening and insightful discussions about arts management over the next few months. This month...

Management and the Arts – July 2017 Update

Sustaining, Saving, and Stealing I hope these three resources will be of use to you as you ponder the realities of managing in the arts. The three topic areas this month cover common problems arts managers and leaders grapple with. For example, what does it take to...

Management and the Arts – June 2017 Update

Engagement, Giving, and Economic Impact Engagement Funder Round Up This month I thought I’d share a blog post from Inside Philanthropy that looks at efforts to increase the engagement between arts organizations and communities. The seven examples of how funders are...