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What tips and advice can you learn from others working in open source fields and jobs? Our contributors offer unique articles on the subject for job seekers, recruiters, and newcomers to open source.

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My experience with contributing to open source projects helped me land my dream job in tech.
Working from home at a laptop

Whether you're looking for a great open source note-taking app or want inspiration for non-coding roles in tech,'s authors covered it all.
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Here are a few ways to effectively build a positive mentorship relationship in an open source world.
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Open source hardware is now a field of its own and it is growing rapidly.
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Your open source contributions show potential employers that you take the initiative and seek opportunities to learn, grow, and challenge yourself.
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How we made it to GSoC and what we learned about open source code.
Active listening in a meeting is a skill

Vigorous debate can build teams and create better outcomes.
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Let's look beyond exam scores and hire open source candidates based on their ability and potential.