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  To Sir, with Love: How To Get More Women Involved in Open Source
Subject:   Encouraging none code contributions
Date:   2007-09-29 10:30:49
From:   the_osg
Response to: Encouraging none code contributions

Many of these "less important" roles are difficult to get out of. One idea that I had at a previous job was to write documentation for 75% of my time and learn to test 25% of my time. At the time, the idea was shot down and I have not attempted to try again. Going forward, I will just do it with the risk of low productivity for a couple of weeks or months. Sometimes, a person just has to risk not asking for permission. Personal growth is worth that risk of loosing a job.

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  1. Encouraging none code contributions
    2007-09-29 10:33:15  the_osg [View]

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