Chocolate Chip                               Cookies                                 and                             Open ...
Who am I?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
I’m really not that                               interesting.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
I’d rather hear about                                you.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Ohai, community!                  Habari               OINK-PUG                                                  PHPBuilde...
Communities                               can be                                 a lot                              of thi...
They can be          lush gardens.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
They can be          lush gardens.             (boring)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
They can be                  cats.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
They can be                  cats.               (overused)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Community”                            results from                          mixing a whole                      lot of th...
Cookies are                             awesome.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Especially ones                                 with                            chocolate chips.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
My Favorite Cookie                                 Recipe:                    1 cup butter, softened                    1 ...
Individually, the                               ingredients                            aren’t that great.Tuesday, February...
If the recipe isn’t                                 complete,                             they still aren’t               ...
Together,                            they can kick ass.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Let’s bake a                            community.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Flour.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Common                            Interest.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
It’s the stuff that                      binds the community                             together.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Sugar.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Communication             ChannelsTuesday, February 1, 2011
How do we                            communicate with                               each other?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Baking                             Soda.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
TransparencyTuesday, February 1, 2011
Transparency                               builds                                trust.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Transparency                              makes the                              end result                               ...
Brown                            Sugar.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Respect                      and                   Tolerance.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
PHPWomen                            Partnership                             ProgramTuesday, February 1, 2011
Sometimes                            even the obvious                            things need to be                        ...
Respect and                              Tolerance:                            Not just for the                           ...
We should                            respect and tolerate                                everyone in                      ...
Butter.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Passion.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Passion moves us                                  forward                               in the face of                   ...
“Passion moves us                                  forward                               in the face of                   ...
Salt.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Free time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Free time is precious,                         and sometimes                      life gets in the way.Tuesday, February 1...
LifeTuesday, February 1, 2011
getsTuesday, February 1, 2011
inTuesday, February 1, 2011
theTuesday, February 1, 2011
way.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Vanilla.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Communities should                            definitely                    1. Stop                    2. Collaborate      ...
But...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Vanilla.                                       Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Vanilla.                   (or vanilla                    extract)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Face to Face             Discussions.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
There is no                            substitute.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Eggs.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Humor.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
It’s ok to lighten up.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
The best part...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Chocolate                      Chips!Tuesday, February 1, 2011
People.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
My chocolate chips.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
A Word About                            Richard Thomas                            cyberlot/phpjack                        ...
The Niki Fund                    4818 Davis Place #G                    Renton, WA 98055                    USATuesday, Fe...
Sometimes, we all                                think...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Wow.”                        “People kinda suck.”Tuesday, February 1, 2011
But the reality is,                            we need each other.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
TAKE CARE OF                                 YOUR                            CHOCOLATE CHIPS.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Now, what do we                                 have?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Cookie dough.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
We need to add                             some time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Some things                             cannot be                              rushed.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
SomeTuesday, February 1, 2011
thingsTuesday, February 1, 2011
cannotTuesday, February 1, 2011
beTuesday, February 1, 2011
rushed.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Hmm.                            Something’s still                               missing.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
What drink goes                               best with                             chocolate chip                        ...
mTuesday, February 1, 2011
Many great ideas                             have been born                              over a beer.Tuesday, February 1, ...
(just sayin’)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
What ingredient                                is your                             open source                            ...
What can you do                              about it?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Channels of         Communication.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Do you have too                            many channels?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Try focusing on                              one or two.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
If not, is the one                            you’re using being                             used effectively?Tuesday, Feb...
Observe how your                            community likes to                              communicate.Tuesday, February ...
Try a different                              channel.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Free Time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Are your members                             just plain busy?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Try breaking up                            tasks into digestible                                  chunks.Tuesday, February...
Be patient.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Be flexible.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Respect                      and                   Tolerance.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Do you have a                            welcoming and open                                community                      ...
I know I said to                            respect and tolerate                                 everyone.Tuesday, Februar...
Douchebags are not                               included in                               “everyone.”Tuesday, February 1,...
Don’t tolerate                                 the                             intolerant.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Passion.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Has the passion gone                           from your                          community?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Try bringing in                             new people.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Try changing the                                 focus.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Common                        Interest.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Are people still                            interested in the                              same things?Tuesday, February 1...
Face to Face             Discussions.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
If not a UG, try                      planning something                      around a conference.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Humor.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
There is a lot of                            funny stuff on                             the Internets.Tuesday, February 1,...
People.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Does your                            community need                              new faces?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Is it growing                            beyond its means?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Community”                              provides                            opportunities.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Community”                              provides                              support.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Community”                              provides                             knowledge.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
“Community”                              provides                             friendship.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Want to contact me?                                     @ElizabethN                               elizabeth@naramore.net  ...
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  1. 1. Chocolate Chip Cookies and Open Source Communities Elizabeth Naramore PHPBenelux 2011Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  2. 2. Who am I?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  3. 3. I’m really not that interesting.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  4. 4. I’d rather hear about you.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  5. 5. Ohai, community! Habari OINK-PUG PHPBuilder PHPWomen CART Zen Cart PHP Community Spaz SourceForgeTuesday, February 1, 2011
  6. 6. Communities can be a lot of things.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  7. 7. They can be lush gardens.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  8. 8. They can be lush gardens. (boring)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  9. 9. They can be cats.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  10. 10. They can be cats. (overused)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  11. 11. “Community” results from mixing a whole lot of things together.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  12. 12. Cookies are awesome.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  13. 13. Especially ones with chocolate chips.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  14. 14. My Favorite Cookie Recipe: 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups semisweet chocolate chipsTuesday, February 1, 2011
  15. 15. Individually, the ingredients aren’t that great.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  16. 16. If the recipe isn’t complete, they still aren’t that great.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  17. 17. Together, they can kick ass.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  18. 18. Let’s bake a community.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  19. 19. Flour.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  20. 20. Common Interest.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  21. 21. It’s the stuff that binds the community together.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  22. 22. Sugar.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  23. 23. Communication ChannelsTuesday, February 1, 2011
  24. 24. How do we communicate with each other?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  25. 25. Baking Soda.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  26. 26. TransparencyTuesday, February 1, 2011
  27. 27. Transparency builds trust.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  28. 28. Transparency makes the end result better.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  29. 29. Brown Sugar.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  30. 30. Respect and Tolerance.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  31. 31. PHPWomen Partnership ProgramTuesday, February 1, 2011
  32. 32. Sometimes even the obvious things need to be said.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  33. 33. Respect and Tolerance: Not just for the “different.”Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  34. 34. We should respect and tolerate everyone in our community.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  35. 35. Butter.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  36. 36. Passion.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  37. 37. “Passion moves us forward in the face of stagnation.”Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  38. 38. “Passion moves us forward in the face of stagnation.” -- ElizabethNTuesday, February 1, 2011
  39. 39. Salt.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  40. 40. Free time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  41. 41. Free time is precious, and sometimes life gets in the way.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  42. 42. LifeTuesday, February 1, 2011
  43. 43. getsTuesday, February 1, 2011
  44. 44. inTuesday, February 1, 2011
  45. 45. theTuesday, February 1, 2011
  46. 46. way.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  47. 47. Vanilla.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  48. 48. Communities should definitely 1. Stop 2. Collaborate 3. ListenTuesday, February 1, 2011
  49. 49. But...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  50. 50. Vanilla. Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  51. 51. Vanilla. (or vanilla extract)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  52. 52. Face to Face Discussions.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  53. 53. There is no substitute.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  54. 54. Eggs.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  55. 55. Humor.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  56. 56. It’s ok to lighten up.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  57. 57. The best part...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  58. 58. Chocolate Chips!Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  59. 59. People.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  60. 60. My chocolate chips.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  61. 61. A Word About Richard Thomas cyberlot/phpjack (1973-2010)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  62. 62. The Niki Fund 4818 Davis Place #G Renton, WA 98055 USATuesday, February 1, 2011
  63. 63. Sometimes, we all think...Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  64. 64. “Wow.” “People kinda suck.”Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  65. 65. But the reality is, we need each other.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  66. 66. TAKE CARE OF YOUR CHOCOLATE CHIPS.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  67. 67. Now, what do we have?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  68. 68. Cookie dough.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  69. 69. We need to add some time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  70. 70. Some things cannot be rushed.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  71. 71. SomeTuesday, February 1, 2011
  72. 72. thingsTuesday, February 1, 2011
  73. 73. cannotTuesday, February 1, 2011
  74. 74. beTuesday, February 1, 2011
  75. 75. rushed.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  76. 76. Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  77. 77. Hmm. Something’s still missing.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  78. 78. What drink goes best with chocolate chip cookies?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  79. 79. mTuesday, February 1, 2011
  80. 80. Many great ideas have been born over a beer.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  81. 81. (just sayin’)Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  82. 82. What ingredient is your open source community lacking?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  83. 83. What can you do about it?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  84. 84. Channels of Communication.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  85. 85. Do you have too many channels?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  86. 86. Try focusing on one or two.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  87. 87. If not, is the one you’re using being used effectively?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  88. 88. Observe how your community likes to communicate.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  89. 89. Try a different channel.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  90. 90. Free Time.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  91. 91. Are your members just plain busy?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  92. 92. Try breaking up tasks into digestible chunks.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  93. 93. Be patient.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  94. 94. Be flexible.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  95. 95. Respect and Tolerance.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  96. 96. Do you have a welcoming and open community culture?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  97. 97. I know I said to respect and tolerate everyone.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  98. 98. Douchebags are not included in “everyone.”Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  99. 99. Don’t tolerate the intolerant.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  100. 100. Passion.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  101. 101. Has the passion gone from your community?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  102. 102. Try bringing in new people.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  103. 103. Try changing the focus.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  104. 104. Common Interest.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  105. 105. Are people still interested in the same things?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  106. 106. Face to Face Discussions.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  107. 107. If not a UG, try planning something around a conference.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  108. 108. Humor.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  109. 109. There is a lot of funny stuff on the Internets.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  110. 110. People.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  111. 111. Does your community need new faces?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  112. 112. Is it growing beyond its means?Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  113. 113. “Community” provides opportunities.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  114. 114. “Community” provides support.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  115. 115. “Community” provides knowledge.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  116. 116. “Community” provides friendship.Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  117. 117. Want to contact me? @ElizabethN elizabeth@naramore.net Freenode IRC: ElizabethN #sourceforge #phpc #phpwomen Thank you!Tuesday, February 1, 2011
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