Do-ocracy is a form of governance, whereby decisions are often made by people who actually do the work. This rewards people who take the initiative to make something happen. People who propose ideas, are also automatically nominated to carry out the execution of the idea. This governance pattern is designed to oppose people who simply talk and never follow through with their actions.
Democracy and Anarchy
This is a typical problem at many hackerspaces. Given the lack of a formal leader or source of legitimate authority, hackerspaces are often in danger of devolving into anarchy. Democracy is also a form of governance that is considered sub-optimal, for the obvious reasons.
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- Doocracy - A form of governance that is often confused with Do-ocracy.