Wisdom is lived out in community

I’m in the middle of reading This Odd and Wondrous Calling: The Public and Private Lives of Two Ministers, by Lillian Daniel and Martin B. Copenhaver. In a chapter called Expertise and Wisdom, Copenhaver provides a definition of wisdom that resonates with me deeply. He says: Before going further with this, I need to pause …

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Imagine a Tech Community…

Imagine a tech community… That is inclusive to the point of radicalness, where people gather in solidarity at the edges. Where everyone is able to contribute fully and authentically, whatever that means for them. Where everyone has a part in making the community more prosperous and resilient. Where we plan collaboratively, thoughtfully balancing short- and …

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Life After Mozilla, or My Next Adventure

It’s been 2 months since my last day at Mozilla. Hard to believe that much time has past and yet it feels like it’s gone by so quickly. Rainy, gloomy weather has arrived here in Portland, for which I’m very grateful after such a long, hot summer. My plan for my first weeks away from …

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What a wild ride, Mozilla, and this is my stop.

After nearly 4 years, my tenure as Mozilla staff is coming to an end. Today is my last day. It’s been a wild ride, fellow Mozillians. I’ve enjoyed working with many of you and will miss getting to do so as part of my day job. No specific post-Mozilla employment plans as yet, other than …

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I have joined tableflip club

If you’ve never heard of tableflip, read this. After nearly 4 years of employment, I have given notice at Mozilla. My last day will be 27 August. I’m not going quietly. Mozilla has serious, systemic cultural and organizational issues. Addressing these is imperative to Mozilla’s advancing its stated mission to “promote openness, innovation & opportunity …

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