Worker Cooperative Workshop

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When:
April 23, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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Where:
Machinists 751 Hall "A"
9125 15th Place South
Seattle, WA 98108
USA
Cost:
$15
Contact:
NW Cooperative Development Center
360-943-4241.

Through self-help, democracy, equity and solidarity, worker cooperative business models can provide for the retention and creation of good jobs.

Find out more by attending a Worker Cooperative Training Workshop, featuring special guest speaker Roy Messing of the Ohio Employee Ownership Center, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23 at the Machinists 751 Hall “A,” 9125 15th Pl. South in Seattle. (Download and distribute the workshop flier.) This event is co-hosted by the Washington State Labor Council and the Northwest Cooperative Development Center.

Attend this important workshop and you will learn:

– The use of cooperatives as a succession planning tool for existing businesses

– The potential partnership role of institutions like hospitals, manufacturers and universities

– The role and benefit of union involvement

The content is tailored for small business owners, policymakers, union representatives and members, and others interested in worker cooperatives. The workshop fee of $15 includes a box lunch. Click here to register today!

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