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Old 01-13-2012, 11:28 AM   #10
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Default Re: Good to know besides programming?

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Originally Posted by tsloper View Post
Look up the term "collaboration." If there are impenetrable walls between the various disciplines as you suggest, then there is no collaboration.
Well, I was basing that assumption on my interpretation of what a game producer does, which was that he acted as the facilitator between other groups, gathering information from all the other groups and making management decisions based on that big picture. I wrongly assumed that the need for such an individual meant that communication between the other groups tended to be, shall we say, less than ideal.

However, now I realize that the producer provides communication from a business and productivity perspective, but not from a creative perspective. Thank you for clarifying that for me, that would have caused me some MAJOR problems in the future.
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