The Best Work Takes Time — Just Ask “the Simpsons”

“The best work takes twenty times longer than you’ve planned. The best work happens when everybody else goes home. The best work happens when you’re poring over the details. And the best work happens when you GET that creating something kick ass doesn’t happen on your first attempt.”

Most creators aren’t patient enough with their work.

Do you know it takes nine months to make an episode of The Simpsons?

Ashley Ambirge breaks down what goes into the making of an episode and uses it to offer a reminder that the best work takes time to produce.

As she says, “Brilliance isn’t born: it’s built.”

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