resources/meetings/2019/

resources/meetings/2019/2019-11-11-meeting

Meeting — November 11, 2019

Attendees: alignwaivers, wolftune, MSiep

Metrics

Discourse (over past week):

  • Signups: 1 -> 0
  • New Topics: 2 ->3
  • Posts: 16 -> 27

Reminders on building new best-practice habits

Sociocracy stuff

  • Drivers, describing driver statements: https://patterns.sociocracy30.org/describe-organizational-drivers.html
    • Current situation + effect + what’s needed + impact of doing it
    • forum discussion of our use: https://community.snowdrift.coop/t/sociocracy-3-0-drivers/1309 -Objections vs concerns

Use of GitLab kanban boards

  • Use the boards to pick your tasks, dragging or marking To Do and Doing appropriately
  • https://community.snowdrift.coop/t/using-the-kanban-boards-in-gitlab-plus-wolftune-check-in/1263

Carry-overs

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

## Issue grooming / dumping etc
- <https://gitlab.com/groups/snowdrift/-/issues?milestone_title=LFNW+2019>
- NEXT STEP (smchel17): Delete or close the LFNW 2019 milestone
- NEXT STEP (smichel + wolftune + alignwaivers): schedule grooming session
- NEXT STEP (msiep): groom design repo issues

## Marking prominently that we're under-construction
- NEXT STEP (msiep): respond on https://gitlab.com/snowdrift/design/issues/111

## Nathan Schneider as Board recruit?
- Michael went on System 76 tour with him, welcome to use that reference as a prompt
- NEXT STEP (wolftune): reach out to Nathan

## CiviCRM status?

## Volunteer / role recruiting etc
- Use thoughts here: https://gitlab.com/snowdrift/outreach/issues/28

## Code development progress
- NEXT STEP (chreekat): run the backlog of crowdmatches https://gitlab.com/snowdrift/snowdrift/issues/169 (blocked by needing to build and deploy updated site)

Sociocracy proposal process

went over https://community.snowdrift.coop/t/sociocracy-proposal-phase/1374

wolftune’s SeaGL talk on Restorative Justice

(we discussed some concerns and ideas about how to best finalize his presentation and how it relates to Snowdrift.coop and our CoC)


meeting evaluation / feedback / suggestions round

  • not enough people came, how about we follow up with individuals now to check what happened for those who missed with no notice? (alignwaivers will do that now)