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How to grow a thriving development culture

A lot of companies I visited have a thriving development culture where things like sharing knowledge and organizing meetups are the rule, not the exception. When I ask about it, I always get the same answer: “We only hire people who believe experimenting en cooperation are important.” In other words: They didn’t create a culture, it was a logical consequence.

Though the answer seems obvious I wasn’t ready to accept it. It is no help for organisations which don’t have this kind of culture yet. What should they do? Fire every developer and hire new ones? So…