open meetings

Why wasn't I invited to the meeting?
Wondering why you weren't invited to the meeting? Maybe you haven't proven to others why you need to be there. Sam Knuth explains how to do it.
4 comments Posted 5 May 2016 by Sam Knuth (Red Hat) Feed
6 steps to running the perfect 30-minute meeting
A few weeks ago, I read Jim Whitehurst's call to ban the one-hour meeting in the Time article 25 Daily Habits That Will Make You More Successful. Jim recommended making 30 minutes the default meeting length.
6 comments Posted 4 Feb 2016 by Jimmy Sjölund Feed
Does your local government promote meaningful citizen engagement?
In a previous post I discussed how Faith Gordon requested the City Council in Lackawanna, NY to make available to the public copies of the entire Council meeting agenda not just a summary. Ms. Gordon requested that the entire City Council meeting agenda including resolutions, memos etc. be put... Read more
1 comment Posted 11 Jan 2012 by Paul Wolf Feed
My theme this week is organizational openness and transparency and today I'd like to highlight a fantastic example of an organization that has built a culture with openness at its core: Mozilla. Most of you probably know Mozilla as the organization famous for its open source Firefox web browser.... Read more
0 comments Posted 15 Sep 2011 by Chris Grams Feed