meritocracy

The magic at work in an open organization

Red Hatter shares her experience working at Red Hat and talks about why she was quoted in the CEO's new book, The Open Organization.Read more

5 ways to promote an inclusive environment where good ideas can emerge

Meritocracy is a great driver of innovation, but if we want to get to the best ideas, we need diversity of thought and an inclusive environment where...Read more

Fighting the misconceptions of open source

Open is a better way
After almost 10 years in open source, Robin Muilwijk is still fighting the misconceptions that come with working in the industry. He says the...Read more

The science of community management, a look at open source 2.0

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Want to thank everyone who came to my session and who sent me wonderful feedback from both the keynote and the session. I was thrilled to see ZDnet...Read more

The best idea wins: Jim Whitehurst on the Red Hat meritocracy

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There’s a Southern expression that goes, "Says easy, does hard." In this case, it’s easy to say that your company is focused on collaboration and...Read more

Flarf and the prospect of open source poetry

Flarf and the prospect of open source poetry
From the beginnings of human literature, there has been an instinct to identify with the community, the collective, more than with any individual...Read more

How to get your city to pass an open government policy

How to get your city to pass an open government policy
Raleigh, NC—City Council adopts open source policy Today, the Raleigh City Council passed an Open Source Government Resolution, unanimously ,...Read more

Want people to embrace the open source way? Don't talk, do.

The June issue of Harvard Business Review features an interesting article by Roger Martin (one of the leading management minds of our time and author...Read more