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Leaders should set direction, inspire, and get out of the way

A recap from the discussion of chapter 7 of The Open Organization about how leaders in open organizations catalyze direction.Read more

The Open Organization book club: How a Cheerleader-in-Chief sets direction

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In the final week of the Open Organization book club, Jason Hibbets examines "Chapter 7: Catalyzing Direction."Read more

Some inclusive discussion about inclusive decisions

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The sixth week of the Open Organization book club comes to an end as Sam Knuth reflects on what we learned about making inclusive decisions.Read more

The Open Organization book club: Driving change through inclusive decisions

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In the Open Organization book club this week, Sam Knuth explores "Chapter 6: Making Inclusive Decisions."Read more

The Open Organization book club: Embracing friction

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In the Open Organization book club this week, writer Bryan Behrenshausen explores "Chapter 5: Letting the Sparks Fly."Read more

The Open Organization book club: Reclaiming meritocracy

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In the Open Organization book club this week, Rebecca Fernandez examines "Chapter 4: Choosing Meritocracy, Not Democracy."Read more

Free resources for your Open Organization book club

Helping the open source way proliferate through conversation and critique is what Opensource.com does best, and that's why we've created a set of...Read more

Open discussion from the inside out: A Red Hat intern's experience

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I’m a words guy. This summer, I was an intern for the content team—part of the marketing services group at Red Hat. They kept me busy writing copy...Read more