Team Communication Guidelines

Why use this tool?

Enabling a team to decide how they want to communicate will help the design students’ work in a more collaborative manner.

How to use this tool?

Ideally this exercise should be given to students near the start of a project, to enable them to create their own ‘Team Communication Guidelines’ to give and take feedback.

Video Resources

View the video resources connected to this tool.

Video 1: How they communicate at Pixar

Video 2: How communication happens in difference design contexts


These video have been supplemented with comments from Warren Trezevant, Animator and Creative Lead for Dimensional Animation, Pixar Animation Studios, Itamar Medeiros, Design Manager, AutoDesk in Shanghai, Nina Warburton, Director, TheAlloy and Mariana Zegianini, Director, Alan Bates Design.