Whether in business or in your personal life, a strong creative partner is incredibly important to grow and develop yourself and your work. Having someone there to bounce ideas off of or to listen to you rant, or vice versa, gives another perspective that you just can’t do on your own.
But not everyone is cut out to be a partner, especially one that fosters an environment of creativity. There are a few key characteristics that are critical to a successful partnership. When missing, it can lead to disaster for any joint endeavor, as well as a potentially valuable relationship.