What to do when an employee's passion dwindles

Sam Knuth reflects on his experiences with employees who lose their fire—and offers tips for reigniting it.Read more

The Open Organization book club: Engaging people

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In the Open Organization book club this week, writer Scott Nesbitt examines "Chapter 3: Building Engagement."Read more

The Open Organization book club: Passion and purpose change the way we work

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Open Organization ambassador Robin Muilwijk offers his thoughts on the second chapter of The Open Organization: "Igniting Passion."Read more

Everyone changes lightbulbs in an open organization

Working in an open organization is truly a team effort, and that means doing a bit of everything—even changing lightbulbs. Pete Savage explains how...Read more

Open organizations don't need to serve Kool-Aid

Red drink in glass on ledge Community Manager Rikki Endsley explains why at Red Hat and other organizations create places where their employees can be involved...Read more

How to self-promote your open source project

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Self-promotion in an open source world, it starts with a shameless plug—a simple way to make people aware of something you’re passionate about . Then...Read more

The secret ingredient in open source

Secret ingredient in open source
Open source has a secret. Do you know what it is? It has to do with a common characteristic found across successful open source communities that set...Read more

Open source is like falling in love

Open source is for lovers
I've always believed that the best things in life should come in open source packages. Openness is a natural synonym with selflessness and, thus,...Read more