[dorkbotpdx-blabber] A sign and friendliness for Dorkbot meetings?

Matt Youell matt at youell.com
Tue Feb 28 13:57:45 EST 2012


Any such sign would need to have blinking lights, EL wire, or motors. Am 
I stating the obvious here? :)

Contest?


On 2/28/12 10:06 AM, Ward Cunningham wrote:
> I think a sign is a great idea.
>
> I bet backspace would help us hang it appropriately and maybe even store it for us between events.
>
> I'm imagining a poster board size sign with a large DorkbotPDX logo and this message in smaller print:
>
> 	We're an informal and welcoming
> 	organization. If you're new here
> 	then interrupt some conversation
> 	and introduce yourself.
>
> It would also help to have some advice to regulars as to how to be welcoming. I'm sure we all have our own techniques but sharing these would be a good idea. Some that work for me:
>
> 	1. ask a few questions and then listen
> 	2. point out people they should meet
> 	3. (sometimes) buy them a beer
>
>
>

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