For over 20 years, Nicole has applied her aptitude in storytelling to the technology industry, communicating the broader impact of the work of her engineering colleagues. She dove into the world of open source at Intel over eight years ago, quickly becoming a strong advocate across Linux, virtualization, cloud, containers, orchestration, mobile and web technologies, and more. She currently hosts a podcast series titled Code Together, which explores cross-architecture development with those at the forefront. She is passionate about cultivating inclusive communities that welcome diverse perspectives and invite intelligent, thoughtful debate to benefit us all. As an active contributor to the CHAOSS Project’s Diversity & Inclusion Workgroup, she is helping establish a consistent, cross-community definition and metrics for diversity. She is a frequent moderator, speaker, and writer in the areas of diversity and mentorship, and holds an MBA degree from Marylhurst University, with an emphasis in Marketing, and a BA from the University of Oregon’s School of Journalism. You can reach her at @uoduckswtd.
18 September 2020 | 40 mins 8 secs
Welcome to this episode of CHAOSScast! Our special guest today is Mary Thengvall, Director of Developer Relations at an open source process automation company called Camunda. She’s also the author of the first book on Developer Relations called, The Business Value of Developer Relations. We will learn what a DevRel is and why it’s such a unique position. Also, the hot topic of unintended consequences of measurement is discussed and the Orbit Model for building high gravity communities. Download this episode now and don’t forget to subscribe for free to this podcast and share it with your friends!
7 August 2020 | 45 mins 20 secs
Welcome to this episode of CHAOSScast! Today, we have a special guest, Michelle Dalton, who is the Community Manager for DigitalMarketer communities and uses Facebook groups. We are going to be discussing DigitalMarketer engaged community. We will learn Michelle’s interesting journey that led her into community management. Also, she will give us some insights on what she thinks she can bring to inform the Open Source Community and the onboarding experience and how important it is. Michelle also mentions their core values, which one of them is, “Always pursue growth and learning.” Download this episode to find out more!
10 July 2020 | 45 mins 9 secs
Hello and welcome to this episode of CHAOSScast! In this episode, we have special guest, Ruth Cheesley, Project Lead for Mautic Community and based in UK. Today, we will learn all about Mautic Community Health. We will find out what Ruth is doing with the metrics platform, her recently launched community healthcare dashboard, and participating in a Google Season of Docs. Also, we will learn about a program that enables contributors to take responsibility for specific areas of the Mautic project and become experts. Download this episode to find out more!
3 July 2020 | 50 mins 22 secs
Welcome to this episode of CHAOSScast! In today’s episode, we have special guest Jono Bacon, a community and collaboration strategy consultant, author, and speaker. He works with companies to help them build communities wrapped around a product or service or develop a platform that’s out in the open. Today, Jono shares with us things that have helped him in his career in community management and community strategies. Also, he discusses what worries him about data and where he sees open source community management moving forward. Also, find out why Jono said, “I want community to be something that makes the world a better place.” Download this episode now!
26 June 2020 | 51 mins 31 secs
Welcome to this episode of CHAOSScast! In today’s episode, we have special guest, Chris Aniszczyk, Chief Technology Officer at Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) and co-founder of the TODO Group. Chris is here to talk about community health and this fastest growing Open Source foundation ever. We will learn how CNCF began their journey with metrics, the diversity and inclusion within CNCF, DevStats, and he tells us about what he does at TODO Group. And, if you are interested in starting an open source program office journey, download this episode to find out how and much more!