I’ve participated in a variety of free culture organizations over the years and most go through a phase where they state they make decisions by consensus. This is often okay for low stakes decisions or obvious decisions, but when conflict arises it becomes an issue.
I’m an open source software activist. Open source software allows people to freely use, modify and distribute it, as opposed to other types of software a single company might control. This is accomplished by licensing the software under an open license. I believe very strongly in the importance of open source software and try to…… Continue reading Open Source Food?
I must confess I do not read that many business-focused books. Currently, I’m reading two books about cooking and listening to a sci-fi audiobook (Artemis). I’m typically reading about the US food system, sci-fi or memoirs (especially ones where someone drastically changes their life for a year). Every so often though books outside that genre…… Continue reading The Open Organization Workbook is Released! And I cowrote a chapter!