What Matters, Episode 18: Meet the Focalboard Team with Chen Lim and Jesús Espino

Part of collaboration is being able to organize things in a way everyone can benefit from. Doing it in a simple, open source way makes it even better — which is exactly where a new project from the Mattermost team called Focalboard comes into the equation.

In case you’re new to Focalboard, it’s an open source alternative to Notion, Trello, and Asana.

What Matters, Episode 18: Meet the Focalboard Team with Chen Lim and Jesús Espino

In this episode, PJ sits down with Chen Lim and Jesús Espino from the Focalboard team to talk about how the project got started, why innovation is important, and how open source tools can be the greatest asset to teams everywhere.

Listen to What Matters now! 

What Matters, Episode 18 is now available to listen to or download. Check out the full episode — and all our episodes — now available from Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, SoundCloud, and wherever you want to listen in! 

About the Show

What Matters is a bi-weekly podcast from the folks at Mattermost where we take a look at all the things we enjoy about the communities we are a part of — Open Source, ChatOps, DevOps, Go, and everything in between — and distill it into a podcast hosted by Senior Developer Advocate PJ Hagerty. Reach out and let us know what topics, guests, and other ideas you have for the show! 

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PJ Hagerty

PJ is the Senior Developer Advocate at Mattermost and a board member at Open Sourcing Mental Illness (osmihelp.org). He is also an organizer of DevOps Days Buffalo, CodeDaze, and ElixirDaze . Additionally, PJ is a developer, writer, speaker, and musician. He is known to travel the world speaking about programming and the way people think and interact. He is also known for wearing hats.

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