The Management Wisdom of Ed Catmull

I greatly admire Pixar and its people, and one of the people I admire greatly is Ed Catmull, the Pixar founder. His personal contributions to computer science and computer graphics are phenomenal, but he’s also an excellent leader and businessman. The following video from an Economist conference provides a good example of his wisdom:

And here’s another, older example:

It’s wisdom like this that puts books like this on my desk: