A conversation with Brink Lindsey on his book Human Capitalism
Discipline als de vader van zelforganisatie. Mobiliseer motivatie en betrokkenheid door te sturen op verantwoordelijkheid. De evolutie van innovatief organiseren
A new book presented at the International Summit in Quebec and also launched at Co-operatives United, reveals the key role-played by co-ops in the British Empire. Dr Rita Rhodes, a Plunkett Foundation
I've not written a blog for ages due to the small matter of hosting the Global Co-operatives United event and getting The Worker Co-operative Code ready to be published tomorrow to coincides with Glob
When it comes time for business owners to retire, they often want to leave their company in the hands of someone who will keep it intact: a relative, an heir, a trusted partner. Sometimes, though, the right buyers are the company's employees.
The new film "Shift Change" has a series of worker cooperative case studies that show what democracy looks like in factories, laundries, bakeries, and more.
Nick Aster goes undercover to show you how the sharing economy works.
I’ve always admired TED’s approach to presentations. More importantly, I appreciate how this approach inspires its presenters to in turn inspire audiences in the room and around the web. This evokes the concept of having an “audience with an audience of audiences” where those on stage break through the fourth wall to speak to and through audiences to extend engagement to social networks. TED stimulates the sharing of inspired experiences and it’s the nature of those experiences that foster greater dialogue in and around each event.
Co-operatives need to create networks with organisations around the world, said co-op leaders at the IYC Closing Ceremony in New York.
Four leaders, including ICA President, Dame Pauline Green,
“But I think the time is right for the party to take a look at our future direction. I’m putting myself forward for the leadership because I believe we need a fresh approach — there&
An Australian co-operative, which started life as a part of its local dairy industry, is approaching its 110th anniversary after decades of adapting to suit its members.
Macleay Regional Co-operative
Report on Croatian Times english news online newspaper: Philanthropic businessman Marijan Filipovic decided to help 400 employees - by giving them his entire company.
Speaking to HTV Filipovic said: "Ive decided to do this because it makes me happy. Th
Moira Herbst: Little-known fact: about one in ten US workers has ownership in the company they work for. It's a growing trend because it works
Vandaag doop ik deze website om van Corporate Compassion naar Coöperate Compassion. Ik kan de verleiding niet weerstaan na de ervaring met ons initiatief, de energiecoöperatie. Met tien inwoners van Son en Breugel organiseerden we onlangs de eerste publieksavond van Coöperatie Sonenergie , een initiatief voor de oprichting van een lokale energiecoöperatie voor betaalbare, eigen en duurzame energie in ons dorp.
The face of capitalism as we know it may soon change and established businesses may be replaced by innovative companies - all thanks to social media. That is according to Gartner concluding from it
I’ve talked at length in this series recently about how academics and big thinkers have buttressed t...
The first round table of the EACB’s Convention on co-operative banks focused on how banking legislation proposals within the EU would impact on co-operative banks.
The panel, gathering hi
Co-operative banks are committed players for sustainable and equitable growth, said the panellists taking part in Round Table Two at the 5th Convention of the European Association of Co-operative Bank
Het is een weinig bekend gegeven: 1 op de 10 werknemers in Amerika heeft (gedeeld) eigenaarschap van het bedrijf waar zij voor werken. En niet zonder reden, want in deze tijd van economische crisis, werkt het. Het ziet er dan ook naar uit dat dit percentage zal stijgen
The International Year of Cooperatives may have just ended, but the Cooperative Decade (2011-2020) has only just begun. As Dame Pauline Green, President of the International Co-operative Alliance, obs
Ik zou er maar eens over na beginnen te denken, als ik werknemer was; mijn return on investment. Bent u voor uw werkgever wel een goede business case? En, nu we
A major contributor to Switzerland's buoyancy is a business-to-business currency and the banking institution behind it. The story of this success has its initiation during the bleak days of the Depression.
Co-operation is at the core of the European Union (EU) said the keynote speaker at the 5th Convention of the European Co-operative Banks, Commisioner Michel Barnier.
Mr Barnier said co-operatives are
Co-operatives UK recently published a short paper by Dr Anthony Jensen about the opportunities available for business (and job) rescue by the use of worker co-ops or other forms of employee owne