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ALBERTA | Resilience in a Downturn.

ALBERTA > RESILIENCE in a DOWNTURN | Co-ops have a long and distinguished history in Canada and around the world (see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cooperative) …, and, in turbulent/changing times, they could also be one of the policy options to explore by wise … Continue reading

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EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE & TRUST.

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE | by James Cox © | Benjamin Franklin said, “Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame.” But what is the antonym of that quote? Whatever is begun in happiness, ends in pride? Greatness? Honour? Doesn’t sound right, … Continue reading

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BUILDING a BETTER CANADA | Co-operatives & Mutuals Organizations.

BUILDING a BETTER CANADA | Co-operatives & Mutuals Canada is a member-driven association that supports, promotes/unites co-operative & mutual organisations. It strives to advance the co-operative economy by organizing co-op development, advocating with government and conducting research to improve public policy. … Continue reading

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WAYFINDERS & KING’S UNIVERSITY CER

IN THE NEWS | KING’S UNIVERSITY > FACULTY of BUSINESS | You will be pleased to know that soon, we (Wayfinders Business Cooperative) will be involved with King’s University Faculty of Business and their Community Engaged Research Program  — https://www.kingsu.ca/programs/additional-academics/cer (CER). … Continue reading

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WAYFINDERS | Diversity & Inclusion …

Wayfinders > Diversity & Inclusion | It is easy to talk about diversity & inclusion – the challenge is the practice of it, in short how do we welcome newcomers into our entities and communities? It starts with a smile, … Continue reading

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DIVERSITY & INCLUSION > 2018 …

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION: actions speak louder than words. | Had lunch with some friends/colleagues recently – we are working on a particular cooperative platform project http://www.wayfindersbusinesscooperative.ca/ – to chat about the hot topic of diversity & inclusion, why it matters … Continue reading

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ECONOMICS: Thinking Out Loud …

COMMUNITY ECONOMICS | Thinking Out Loud | All societies are basically composed of communities and diverse ethno-cultural groups – thus, there are a range of living and civic engagements where these interact, and of course, based on an assortment of … Continue reading

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