Care about Coops? Contact Your MP!

Write your MP and ask him/her to vote for Motion M-100. The motion is asking the Government of Canada to continue to recognize the important role that co-operatives and mutuals play in the Canadian economy, and to ensure that Canada’s co-operatives continue to thrive. Please use your voice as a local constituent to build support [...]

CAnadian Worker Coop Federation Webinar:  Learning from Failure Leads to Success

Forwarding along a webinar that might be of interest, taking place March 29th, from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. It will be hosted by Russ Christianson and focus on learning from co-operative enterprise failure.  “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” Truman Capote Co-operatives have twice the success rate of conventional businesses: 40 [...]

The Schulich School of Business is now accepting applications for the 2017 cohort of the FCO Program 

Co-operative innovations around the world are generating the kinds of empowering and sustainable change that so many people are looking for today. The Fundamentals of Co-operative Organizations Certificate Program (FCO) will give you the knowledge and skills you need capitalize on the co-op difference! Highlights include: 10 weeks of part-time, online and in-person study (January – March 2017) [...]