Jim Whitehurst

How to keep a meritocracy in check

How to keep a meritocracy in check
Meritocracy is one of the most complicated and controversial concepts we associate with open organizations. Jim Whitehurst explains how Red Hat makes...Read more

To avoid disruption, stay open

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How can leaders foster cultures of innovation? The open source way, of course. Jim Whitehurst and Gary Hamel discuss.Read more

A year of conversations about the open organization

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In the past year, Jim Whitehurst has learned a great deal from community conversations about his book, The Open Organization. In a new publication,...Read more

Appreciating the full power of open

Appreciating the full power of open
A balanced approach to openness can yield extraordinary results, writes Jim Whitehurst.Read more

Becoming a master of organizational jujutsu

Becoming a master of organizational jujutsu
Jim Whitehurst takes a cue from jujutsu and describes ways to use a hierarchy's strengths against itself.Read more

What the community has taught me about open organizations

Jim Whitehurst responds to the community-produced companion to his book, The Open Organization .Read more

Open source software's implications beyond software

Jim Whitehurst wears his red shoes on stage at All Things Open 2015
Jim Whitehurst keynotes at All Things Open 2015; Nicole Engard recaps.Read more

Just let your people do their jobs

Steven Ovadia offers his thoughts on Jim Whitehurst's The Open Organization.Read more