All Stories

Challenges in Assessing Contributions to Reproducible Research and Open Science

This talk was given in a panel organised by Declaration of Research Assessment (DORA): Addressing Roadblocks in Research Assessment Reform. Slides are available on Zenodo and can be cited as...

Bootstrapping an Open Source development team during the pandemic

Malvika Sharan, Yo Yehudi, Raniere Silva, Colin Sauze, Claire Wyatt (authors’ names are arranged in no particular order)

How to be a pessimistic organiser for successful events?

This post was originally written for the Software Sustainability Institute’s blog series. More blogs from me on SSI page can be seen here

5 tips to promote ‘water cooler effects’ at informal discussion sessions

Written as a part of her participation at Bioinformatics Open Source Conference 2019 supported by the Open Bionformatics Foundation (OBF) sponsors a Travel Fellowship program fellowship, this post first appeared...

A Friendly Letter to Community Managers

I gave a 2-min lightning talk on "Why being 'less-specialised' is an important skill for the #Community #managers" at #ccmcr2019 at @SoftwareSaved. Since many of you related to my monologue,...

Digital Storytelling for Culture Change in Community

“Stories matter. Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign, but stories can also be used to empower and to humanize. Stories can break the dignity...