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A 5-step plan for making sure new contributors have a positive experience

You've got your first swing at the project up on GitHub; you've been promoting it and have some new...
5 keys to hacking your community. What works?

One of the many great keynotes given at the Community Leadership Summit ( CLS ) this year was by...
4 ways to share power, not hoard it

Tessa Mero and Guy Martin kick off CLS 2016 with how to lead an open source project and how to...
Conflict resolution: A primer

Experienced people manager, Jono Bacon shares his process and tips for conflict resolutions on...
Ask Safia postcard of a pier and water

Dear Safia, I work in a research laboratory facility and I've developed some open source tools to...
How the science of happiness can improve OpenStack teams

In this interview, OpenStack Summit speaker Alexis Monville explains how contributors can increase...
Using behavioral patterns to build awesome communities

This month Jono Bacon looks at the SCARF model, which is a good starting point for building...
OSCON interview with Josh Matthews, Mozilla

Platform developer at Mozilla, Josh Matthews, shares a few tips for project management.