Excellent information for animators from a closely related field.
"I'd say motion graphics is more than just a closely related field. Its creating an emotional conection with an audience through movement! Thats animation. So much great advice, all good, not a single thing I disagree with. Great Great Great! Do what he says!" Ian.
GreyscaleGorilla Blog (has a weekly 5 second animation challenge) Nick's Showreel Bonus material from the presentation
Ian Here - I like this clip so much I'm going to add it to the getting started section as a resource.