Second Edition Community Interviews: Linus Torvalds

For the second edition of The Art of Community I am going to be including a series of short interviews dispersed throughout the book with people who have been at the forefront of different types of community. These interviews provide additional perspective, interesting context, and help to illustrate other ideas and experience on how we […]

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Video Update #2

I just popped a new video update online which covers the new social media chapter. Be sure to check it out! Can’t see it? Watch it here.

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Video On Dealing With Burnout

Some of you will be familiar with the presentation I have done in the past on burnout, what it is, how to tell the symptoms, the 12 stages of burnout, and how to handle it in our communities. When I did the presentation I got some positive feedback that the content often resonated with people […]

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Community Management Crib Notes: Conflict Resolution

I have decided to kick off a new series of videos called Community Management Crib Notes discussing various community management topics, and here is the first video, this time on the topic of conflict resolution. In this video I discuss the different between conflict and disputes, the attributes that can make people engage in conflict, […]

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Four Steps Toward a Successful Open Source Project

Carla Schroder has written an excellent piece entitled Four Steps Toward a Successful Open Source Project in which The Art of Community is featured. Carla specifically outlines the focus on social capital in the book. Thanks, Carla!

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