The Hive is offering FREE ‘Is a co-operative right for you?’ half-day sessions for groups looking to start a co-op or anyone wanting to learn more.
The sessions are for anyone interested in learning more about co-operatives, particularly enterprises and start-ups, as well as business advisers, researchers, community organisers and others who want to explore the co-operative option.
This session will be held in Leeds – venue to be confirmed
What will the day be about?
An interactive exploration of the history and application of the co-operative enterprise model; the many different types there are and their distinctive features and advantages relative to other models. It will:
What attendees will learn?
Attendees should also utilise www.thehive.coop – a website run by Co-operatives UK in partnership with The Co-operative Bank for anyone looking to start or grow a co-operative business.
The Hive online community is another useful resource for new groups, new co-ops and existing co-ops to ask questions, share advice and discuss ideas.
The event is free to attend – however a £10 fee will be charged to those who do not show up without informing them by 5pm, Tuesday 25 September 2018.