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UAW working to take 70 percent stake in Chrysler : product reveiw

UAW working to take 70 percent stake in Chrysler : product reveiw | Workercoops | Scoop.it
The United Auto Workers is studying a long list of proposals from a group of Chrysler workers in Toledo who are pushing for employee ownership of the “for sale” automaker. 25 hourly workers who call themselves the ...
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Now Filming at the Mondragon Coops in Basque Country

Now Filming at the Mondragon Coops in Basque Country | Workercoops | Scoop.it
We have to interrupt our reports on worker owned companies in the U.S., because we are now visiting the Mondragon coops in the Basque region of northern Spain. Our days are long and intense as we f...
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Welcome | International Year of Co-operatives 2012

Welcome | International Year of Co-operatives 2012 | Workercoops | Scoop.it
have you seen the new @CooperativesUK #coops2012 website - you can order some cool leaflets right now http//www.uk.coop/2012 #coops...
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Quebec Declaration - The Creation of CICOPA-North America

Via the Canadian Worker Cooperative Federation   Quebec Declaration In the lead-up to the UN International Year of Co-operatives 2012, and on the occasion of the first North American Worker Co-operative Conference (Quebec City, October 13-15,...
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Ethos public relations Manchester | News-Entry | Get fruity with your work colleagues – set up a cider co-operative

Ethos public relations Manchester | News-Entry | Get fruity with your work colleagues – set up a cider co-operative | Workercoops | Scoop.it
With 179,000 tonnes of uneaten apples thrown away every year in the UK*, a new guide launched today is encouraging people to set up a cider co-operative at work, to celebrate Apple Day 2011 (Friday 21st October).
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Bulding a Culture of Ownership: Unleash the Entrepreneur | The ...

Bulding a Culture of Ownership: Unleash the Entrepreneur | The ... | Workercoops | Scoop.it
Happy Employee Ownership Month!Even if your company doesn't provide literal employee ownership, that doesn't mean you can't build a sense of pride,...
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Quebec Declaration - The Creation of CICOPA-North America | Canadian Worker Co-op Federation

Quebec Declaration - The Creation of CICOPA-North America | Canadian Worker Co-op Federation | Workercoops | Scoop.it
RT @WorkerCoop: On October 12th, 2011, 5 worker co-op federations signed the Quebec Declaration in Quebec City. Check it out!
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Occupation, Democracy and Co-ops

Share thisTweet (RT @RebelCapitalist: RT @WorkerCoop: RT @MarcLeeCCPA on co-ops and credit unions as a democratic alternative: http://t.co/z3G1an6d #cdnpoli #coops #occupy...)...
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How an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Works

A description of how the employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) works.
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Directory of Co-operatives in the UK | Co-operatives UK

Directory of Co-operatives in the UK | Co-operatives UK | Workercoops | Scoop.it
RT @CooperativesUK: take a look at our #coops directory http://t.co/2rKUJBZA "coops employ 237,000 people in the UK" #VSOSDoncaster...
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Mutuals set to take over public services

Mutuals set to take over public services | Workercoops | Scoop.it
Will employee-owned co-operatives be equipped to provide efficient public services?
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My life at the New Internationalist co-op -- New Internationalist

Blog post on long serving New Internationalist member on his time with the worker co-op.
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BetterMeans - Open and Democratic Project Management

BetterMeans - Open and Democratic Project Management | Workercoops | Scoop.it
RT @carolina: http://t.co/xn4uGKVJ Open, Democratic Project Management buscando software que nos ayude a comunicarnos, coordinarnos #15M...
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From a Brooklyn Street Corner, a Women's Cleaning Cooperative Grows

From a Brooklyn Street Corner, a Women's Cleaning Cooperative Grows | Workercoops | Scoop.it
"After years of waiting on a Brooklyn street corner trying to land jobs cleaning houses, Teresa Bucio decided there had to be a better way to earn a living.  Like dozens of Latina immigrants, Ms.
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Building a credit union to sustain and develop worker cooperatives | Community-Wealth.org: C-W Blog

One of the things we are most excited about here at Community-Wealth.org is the way in which individual strategies of community wealth building can reinforce each other when they intersect. An explicit effort to create this kind of synergy is underway with the effort to start a credit union for members of worker cooperatives. We asked Mike Leung, one of the bottomliners of the new project, to share an update with us.

 

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Frank Adams on Starting a Worker Owned Cooperative | American Worker Cooperative

RT @RebelCapitalist: Why not democracy in the workplace: worker cooperatives http://t.co/8TKn59Ds #coops #neweconomy...
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Are Co-ops the solution to Occupy Wall Street woes?

Are Co-ops the solution to Occupy Wall Street woes? | Workercoops | Scoop.it
It's a business model in British Columbia that controls more than $10 billion in assets, employs 13,000 people and returns all profits to members. The model governs enterprises in banking, housing, retail and health care.
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Employee-Ownership Culture Fosters Leadership Development Training at McCarthy

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.one of the nation’s oldest and largest privately-held construction companies and a 100 percent employee-owned business, was honored last week with (http://t.co/MwFhmyAL...
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Worker Co-operative Code of Governance | Co-operatives UK

Worker Co-operative Code of Governance | Co-operatives UK | Workercoops | Scoop.it
The 'Worker Co-operative Code of Governance'? http://t.co/mSKwCI8n Are you a member of a worker #coops, UK or globally?
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Worker Cooperative Startup Guides | American Worker Cooperative

RT @RebelCapitalist: Worker Cooperative Startup Guides http://t.co/W0U08Vej #coops #neweconomy #occupychicago...
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From John Lewis to workers' co-ops: these Tories love wrongfooting the left

From John Lewis to workers' co-ops: these Tories love wrongfooting the left | Workercoops | Scoop.it
The vision Maude and co have for the public sector challenges Labour: what's your alternative – the 1945 way, now and for ever?
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Lessons in social enterprise from the Basque country

Lessons in social enterprise from the Basque country | Workercoops | Scoop.it
Guardian Article about Basque Country and how worker co-operatives have made the region more socially balanced, what could we learn?
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