Leadership and management

What to do when your open team has impostor syndrome

What to do when your open team has impostor syndrome
Want to overcome your team's feelings of inadequacy? Start by making different language choices.Read more

5 ways to motivate technical employees

5 ways to motivate technical employees
These five leadership tips can help anyone motivate employees to do their best work.Read more

3 lessons in open communication

3 lessons in open communication
Being a "good" communicator looks different in an open organization. Learn to adapt.Read more

3 essential skills for fostering productive debate in your IT team

3 essential skills for fostering productive debate in your IT team
Passionate, productive debate fuels many open communities and organizations. Here's how to bring it into your IT team.Read more

How to make branding decisions in an open community

How to make branding decisions in an open community
On April 18, Docker founder Solomon Hykes made a big announcement via a pull request in the main Docker repo: "Docker is transitioning all of its...Read more

Making open decisions at scale

Making open decisions at scale
In a start-up organization, anticipating how a decision will impact the people you work with is relatively easy. If you don't know, you just ask them...Read more

A user's guide to failing faster

A user's guide to failing faster
Want to build an agile IT culture? Then fail fast—and fail well.Read more

What to do when you're feeling underutilized

What to do when you're feeling underutilized
Members of your open organization need to feel challenged and stretched. Listen to them when they ask to make bigger impacts.Read more