Tax & Financial Support Workshops – ACORN Canada & Ottawa ACORN

These workshops are for low- to moderate-income people who identify as: – Self-employed  – entrepreneurs – contractors – freelancers – proprietors – Small Business owners Anyone who would like to learn more about good bookkeeping, tax filing, available benefits and credits, and smart financial practices would benefit greatly from attending these workshops! Costs :  Cost-recovery [...]

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 [...]