#FriedLiverFriday That's a thing, right?
7 common issues that you might run into on your #Cooperative team, and how the group can help alleviate them:
Shameful stuff from the #Teamsters 'leadership':
If you or someone you know has been affected by layoffs at #mozilla, please know that 1) you/the person are brilliant and valuable regardless of employment status and 2) we are hiring for lotsa roles here at Nylas https://boards.greenhouse.io/nylas
#coop fact of the day!
During the New Deal rural America was electrified with low-cost federally backed loans to electric coops.
Two proposals now up in our interesting #SocialCoop thread on researcher scraping: https://www.loomio.org/d/qbZTgtjs/mastodon-scraping-incident
We donate 1$/week for every Social Coop user who has made a post to WeCo that week.
20 users who post there at least once a week would mean over 1000$ extra funds for Social Coop a year. This can provide better pay for developers.
It can be about anything - sharing a link to a funny video, good song, interesting article.
Join WeCo here:
There is a discussion over on loomio about the mastodon scraping incident and some actions we could choose to take at social.coop ---> https://www.loomio.org/d/qbZTgtjs/mastodon-scraping-incident
The GEO weekly newsletter is ready for your perusal:
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Last night my nephew, who was also stabbed, tackled a man who was on a stabbing spree and managed to hold him until police came. I am glad he was there to help and is still here to love.
Starting A Cooperative Platform: 10 Questions We Answered https://ioo.coop/2020/01/starting-a-cooperative-platform-10-questions-we-answered/
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