Building Your Open Resume
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend
Convince your Boss
Open Source is your dev teams marketing budget
Reach people outside of your sphere of influence
Not many 10x devs looking at Craigslist
Think about your code's future audience
If not the whole publish a significant part
And... there are always bugs
Code Alone is not an open source project!
software engineers generally have a reputation for being arrogant, disagreeable, and moody - Nicholas Zakasnczonline.net/blog/2012/06/12/the-care-and-feeding-of-software-engineers-or-why-engineers-are-grumpy
Fight the urge
If you create an awesome new project in the woods does it make a sound?