Effective, Transparent, and Ethical Company Cultures
Successful companies require thoughtful culture.You want open and transparent communications. You want a thriving community of user and developers. You want to ensure that you are building and consuming open source software sustainably. Maybe you even want to build a remote team. But cultures with these features don't happen by accident.
Katsudon.tech can help. From developing inclusive communications habits to sustainable open source strategies, we have the experience with building strong company cultures. Read on to learn about our particular areas of expertise.
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Sustaining the software that sustains your company
Your company depends on open source,so you know that your relationship with the open source ecosystem is an important part of your culture. You understand that filing bug reports and cutting the occasional sponsorship check is not a good strategy for sustaining the ecosystem your business depends on. How do you give back, sustainably, equitably, and ethically?
Maybe you are considering open sourcing some of your own software. When does sharing your code make business sense? How do you build a community around it? How do you ensure that community thrives?
If you have these questions, you need an open source Strategy that aligns with your company values, and we can help. Katsudon.tech has years of experience working with maintainers and contributors in the open source community. We can show you how to craft the right strategy for your company, and help you find answers to the above questions.
We can show you how to share your technology into the open source community, the right way: What license to use, how to document your code, how to create an inclusive and inviting atmosphere. How to create a community around your project.
Katsudon.tech can show you how to give back sustainably and equitably to the open source community in a way that is fair and equitable, and that ensures the software you depend upon will continue to be there for you in the future.
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Using your communications tools effectively
Is your team is neck-deep in notifications?Probably. You live in Slack, GitHub, Google Docs, Dropbox, and email—all at the same time. Now you are losing track of where important decisions were made. You can't remember where that crucial conversation happened. You're never sure how to get something on a team's plate. You need a communications strategy, and we can help.
We've worked at Slack, at GitHub, and we understand how to use these tools to their full potential—and the dark patterns that we inevitably fall into. We can show you how to craft a set of best practices for making these tools work for you and your team, streamlining your work days, and helping your team manage their notifications.
Katsudon.tech can show you how your usage of Slack, GitHub, and other popular communications tools is creating friction and costing you time and money. And we can show you how to streamline your online culture to ensure that teammates are never left out of the conversation, and important decisions are never lost.
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Hire the best people, wherever they live
It's time to get out of your bubble.You want to expand your hiring across the globe, but is your team prepared for the challenge of communicating across timezones? Will your existing communications culture scale? How do you make decisions as a team when its impossible to schedule a meeting that includes everyone? What are the crucial differences between cultures that prioritize on-site workers from remote-first cultures?
We've worked on several of the best business communications tools, as part of remote team, and, we understand what it takes to deliberately build a company culture that values your remote or distributed workforce. Katsudon.tech knows what works—and we know what doesn't. We can show you how to craft a culture that supports and nurtures your employees regardless of their physical location, allowing you to assemble the best possible team
Katsudon.tech can show you how to leverage synchronous and asyncronous communications to facilitate distributed teams. We can show you how to adapt your decision-making processes to craft a remote-first culture. And we can show you how to leverage and adapt the tools you are already using to ensure the success of a distributed team.
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