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From: Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead?
Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2010 14:38:42
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead? by "Petteri Räty"
1 On 10 April 2010 15:53, Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o> wrote:
2 > As people seem to want the council to take action I offer to take
3 > action. As it's impossible for me to do everything myself I offer to act
4 > as a project manager/owner for people willing to donate their time to
5 > whatever I see worthy for Gentoo as whole
7 I am willing to follow real leaders, who inspire and lead by example,
8 in the words of Ann Marie E. McSwain, Assistant Professor at Lincoln
9 University, “leadership is about capacity: the capacity of leaders to
10 listen and observe, to use their expertise as a starting point to
11 encourage dialogue between all levels of decision-making, to establish
12 processes and transparency in decision-making, to articulate their own
13 values and visions clearly but not impose them. Leadership is about
14 setting and not just reacting to agendas, identifying problems, and
15 initiating change that makes for substantial improvement rather than
16 managing change.” (quoted from
19 You've just shown a striking lack of such leadership.
21 No cheers this time,
22 --
23 Ben de Groot
24 Gentoo Qt project lead developer
25 Gentoo Wiki project lead


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead? "Petteri Räty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead? Denis Dupeyron <calchan@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead? Steve Rosiak <srosiak@×××.de>