[Noisebridge-discuss] better tech for making decisions

Naomi Most pnaomi at gmail.com
Sat Apr 5 01:32:11 UTC 2014


Wat.

On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 5:48 PM, daravinne <daravinne at gmail.com> wrote:
> Community working group is meant to be the umbrella group, please merge
> those two pages
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 2:48 PM, Naomi Most <pnaomi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Good points!
>>
>> On that note, what do you think of this:
>>
>> https://noisebridge.net/wiki/FractalWorkingGroup
>>
>> https://noisebridge.net/wiki/CommunityWorkingGroup
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 2:21 PM, Xavier Aubuchon-Mendoza
>> <xavieram at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I'm not implying a lack of faith in the community, just an awareness of
>> > how
>> > different tools shape behavior.
>> >
>> > My whole intent was to encourage the inclusion of some failure state
>> > into
>> > the process - that is, if it doesn't work and makes things worse, it can
>> > be
>> > turned off and worked on, and it doesn't hijack the whole system.
>> >
>> > I believe in assuming the best about people... and having a backup plan.
>> > That's all.
>> >
>> > -Xavier
>> >
>> >
>> > On Thu, Apr 3, 2014 at 11:59 AM, Naomi Most <pnaomi at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Well, I am trying to put faith in the community to be more like a
>> >> community and less like an "Us versus Them" situation.
>> >>
>> >> I don't want to design solutions predicated on the existing problems.
>> >> I want to design solutions that assume the best about the potential of
>> >> the humans of Noisebridge while keeping the lessons of the past in
>> >> mind.
>> >>
>> >> To put it metaphorically:
>> >>
>> >> If you're looking for a good place to sit, don't add lumbar support to
>> >> a table.  Design a chair.
>> >>
>> >> --Naomi
>>
>>
>>
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