Meeting — July 24, 2019

Attendees: salt, wolftune, msiep


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Sociocracy 3.0, wolftune @ page: 11 of 37

Reminders on building new best-practice habits

Sociocracy 3.0 stuff

  • Drivers, describing driver statements:
    • Current situation + effect + what’s needed + impact of doing it
    • forum discussion of our use:

Use of GitLab kanban boards

  • Use the boards to pick your tasks, dragging or marking To Do and Doing appropriately


## design progress, pace
- NEXT STEP (h30): document process of implementing mockups <>

## New Project Forms
- NEXT STEP: (salt) discussing LibeOffice draft with Kodi and/or other closer project contacts
- NEXT STEP (msiep): incorporate links to project page mockups in LibreOffice stuff

## LFNW + beta milestone prioritizing/scheduling
-  <>
- NEXT STEP (smchel17): Delete or close the LFNW 2019 milestone

## Salt met author of unfinished book on patronage funding at Communications conference
- NEXT STEP (salt): follow up with conference contacts

## New meeting time
- NEXT STEP (salt): prompt everyone to update their availability given summer etc.

## How-it-works and other core on-site about/info pages
- mray and msiep made progress, some disagreements
- wolftune: I think reconsidering the structure and purpose (perhaps 3 pages: public-goods / crowdmatching / budget ?) etc. would be the way to start, get structural agreement, then work out details
- NEXT STEP (msiep): discuss and/or propose with/to mray about the overall needs and structure for this part of the site

## OSU OSL progress
- They are finalizing an SMTP serverfor us, should be testable soon

## Look at potential projects to reach out to
- we now recreated boards at
- NEXT STEP (wolftune): add goverance issue(s) about updating projects-repo README

Adding a basic overview of how fits in market (vs major players, Patreon etc)

  • clarified about getting clear what the overall reqs are for stuff on the main site, then reconsider how to make it all fit right
  • NEXT STEP (msiep): discuss with mray, review related GitLab issue(s)