May 2nd, 2022

Introducing core DAO leadership [long read]


  • Distributed organizing makes research on DAO leadership a priority
  • DAOs can benefit from succinct roll-ups of what research has taught us about leadership over decades
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analyses are highly efficient ways to examine large bodies of research and derive implications for practice
  • This essay contains the juice of leadership research to ground future research on DAO leadership upon a solid foundation
  • DAO leadership involves self, people, task, and change leadership behaviors that members share responsibility to perform to drive DAO outcomes