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6 organizational growing pains you can avoid

Organizational maturity is never without growing pains. Here are some common ones you can avoid.
How to care for the community over the code

At All Things Open 2016, Joe Brockmeier answers the question: How can companies can work...
Get emotional: Tips for open source communities

Technology is social before it's technical. —Gilles Deleuze Humans are driven quite a bit by...
4 ways to open up your project's infrastructure

Four ways to open up the internal processes of your project so your community can help share the...
Addressing open source's free rider problem

Free riders take more than they give, and they can stress an open system. Here's how we can begin...
9 rules for the proper care and feeding of communities and carnivorous plants

Learn how caring for a carnivorous plant is much like caring for an open source community.
How to create an internal innersource community

A helpful primer from Jono Bacon if you are considering exploring innersource inside your...
How to throw a tarball over the wall

Learn about the costs, motivations, and requirements for making your software open source.