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Leadership in Open Source - Isaac Schlueter

talk: https://vimeo.com/77289729 On this talk by the creator on NPM, Isaac Schlueter, he focus on the leadership in the open source communities. Some key points: Being persistent is important. Great leaders come up through natural growth and communication with community. If something goes wrong: think about what to do in the future to avoid the same problem; and own and take responsibility for it. Leadership involves making constant improvements and corrections over time. When thinking about something, don’t look at your past self, look at the present. Don’t care about looking foolish. It will happen. Help the others. “Empathy is a core engineering value”