The following is the easiest and most likely way for a funding request for work to be accepted.
Before requesting work to be funded, please ensure the value to the organization. This can be done in two ways:
This can be done by directly sending them a message or tagging them in a conversation. Check Sobol for an overview of the current departments and find the "Assignee" of the most suitable department. This is the person and representative you need to reach out to.
When you start a conversation in Discord, make sure you elaborate on the following:
- 1.What you are planning to work on (your suggested process)
- 2.Why it's important (the outcome)
- 3.How long it might take
- 4.Who should submit the transaction for your payment (any representative can make payments)
In both cases, the goal is to find agreement with the community about the specific scope of work and the cost. The payment (whether in DEEP tokens or stablecoins) will have to be sent by a representative.
It helps to keep an eye on the budgets, regulatory constraints, and Deep Work's mission to discuss with others whether it's reasonable to spend resources on your work.
Representatives and contributors with higher responsibilities need to pay particularly close attention to these constraints. There are many efforts that might benefit from funding and deciding which to fund next is a highly strategic task.
Negotiate with the team to gain a mutual understanding and agreement on the value of the work.
Talk to a representative of a department. If there is budget in the department the representative will approve the payment. Representatives should create a project in the Deep Finance application and follow the process in:
No payments will be made without prior agreement with a representative.