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The Business Case for Paying Service Workers More

The Business Case for Paying Service Workers More | Decent Work | Scoop.it
MIT's Zeynep Ton explains the theory behind the Good Jobs Strategy.
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Service jobs can be good jobs - and make companies money! Zeynep Ton makes the case that poor pay and work conditions are not inevitable within the service industry.

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Finding Hope in the 'Sharing Economy' - TheTyee.ca

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Finding Hope in the 'Sharing Economy'
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By Geoff Dembicki, Today, TheTyee.ca. Share article via email. Tweet. SharingEconomy_300px.jpg.
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Community Benefit and Anchor Institutions: Linkages and Opportunities

Presenters: Michele Craig, Outreach and Training Coordinator, Community Catalyst David Zuckerman, Research Associate, Democracy Collaborative Dan Hodgkins, V...
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Expect more from public infrastructure investments: Colette Murphy’s Big Idea | Toronto Star

Expect more from public infrastructure investments: Colette Murphy’s Big Idea | Toronto Star | Decent Work | Scoop.it
Far-sighted cities around the world are adopting an improved process for ensuring that all residents benefit from infrastructure investments.
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How to build more cohesive, prosperous and equitable cities.

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“Why just workers? Why not owners?” Cooperatives as a Wealth-Building Tool in Communities of Color - Nexus Community Partners

“Why just workers? Why not owners?” Cooperatives as a Wealth-Building Tool in Communities of Color - Nexus Community Partners | Decent Work | Scoop.it
RT @USFWC: “Why just workers? Why not owners?” Cooperatives as a Wealth-Building Tool in Communities of Color #coops http://t.co/NjBL0IdZbE

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New Directory Maps Community Wealth Building Initiatives across the Country

New Directory Maps Community Wealth Building Initiatives across the Country | Decent Work | Scoop.it
New Directory Maps Community Wealth Building Initiatives across the Country @democracycollab http://t.co/IcXcwxytKC via @sharethis
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