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Featured · Culture
Democracy at Frappe - Electing the Leadership Council

Over the past year, Frappe has become a more democratically run company. In June 2021, we elected the first Leadership Council. Here is the story.

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General
Be an Artist

Why everyone should aspire to become an artist.

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Management
The Sandwich Organization

Both flat organizations and hierarchical ones fail, time to try something new?

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General
Creating impact in the post-COVID world

How should be company growth in the post-COVID world? Is money and size the only measure of a growing company? It is time to look beyond.

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Culture
What if you could choose your own raise? 2021 appraisal at Frappe.

Challenging and breaking ‘industry practices’ takes an open mind and more importantly, courage. Sometimes it’s chaos, other times…

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Inside ERPNext
Pune Trip: Live Another Day

Frappe team trips are usually an emotional affair. This time things were different.

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Personal
My second year at Frappe

As I learn to write better with every piece

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General
Amidst uncertain times at Frappe

Covid demanded the well-being of teammates be set on a high priority and enhanced the work ethics at Frappe

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Development
Frappe Redesign 2020

Frappe Redesign 2020 is the culmination of an 18 month effort. The biggest and longest project we have delivered to date.

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Open Source
Open Source is not Freemium

By restricting others from hosting their service, projects like Elastic and MongoDB miss the point of open source.

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Management
The Muddling Road to Success

Starting from first principles makes progress seem slow, uneven and complicated. Is it worth it?

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Announcements
Frappe + Zerodha

Zerodha's (Rainmatter) investment into ERPNext signals a massive acceptance of Open Source in enterprise software. Here is why it matters.

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Development
Frappe and ERPNext at IFF

Automating memberships at IFF with ERPNext, so they can focus on keeping the Internet free and healthy.

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General
Flat organization vs hierarchical job titles at Frappe

Two Fridays evenings spent on deciding what the job titles at Frappe should reflect

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Personal
Surviving Remote Work

Remote work is nothing like working in an office. Will we ever adapt to it or will it force us to become someone else?

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Open Day
Open Day - July 2020

A summary of activities in the month of July in Frappe

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ERPNext Implementation
Why Pay for Support Subscription?

One of the most common objections potential customers have is that they don't want to pay per user, but only for services. Our view on why this is not ideal for anyone.

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Open Day
Open Day - June

A peek into the Frappe Team Activities for the month of June 2020

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General
Why it's important to object, compromise, and a small example at Frappe

There was some debate/banter around a topic between two colleagues at Frappe in July. One of them decided to write about it.

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Startups
Winning in the Software Products Business

A really simple model on how you can really win in the software business