In this weekly discussion of latest news and topics aroundMicrosoft 365, hosts –Vesa Juvonen(Microsoft),Waldek Mastykarz(Rencore), share their perspectives on how open-source projects and community initiatives can be successful.
Why do some ideas get attention and others just languish?
This discussion focuses on 5 tips for driving successful open-source programs.
Get the idea out of your own head
Target the idea for the people who need it
Rinse and repeat
Building a team
It’s not about you, it’s about them
Perhaps the ultimate success metric: A self-sustaining program. Successful programs include a strong community of contributors with varying talents, constant communications/reinforcement, well understood goals and objectives and a sincere Sharing is Caring mentality.
This episode was recorded on Monday, April 27, 2020.