At @TheNewSchool@twitter.com, finalized the registration for our PCC/Mondragon course today and acknowledged the fact that we have touched the lives of over 1000 students so far. My heartfelt thank you goes out to our more than 40 partner organizations.

RT @jaisalnoor@twitter.com

The driver owned rideshare company @TheDriversCoop@twitter.com
is now the largest worker cooperative in the US, as confirmed by @MoManklang@twitter.com of @USFWC@twitter.com

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/jaisalnoor/status/

RT @e_mydata@twitter.com

Working alongside @CommownFR@twitter.com, @Fairphone@twitter.com, @phonecoop@twitter.com, @TeleCoopFR@twitter.com & @Wetell@twitter.com, @e_mydata@twitter.com is excited to announce the launch of @fairtecEU@twitter.com.
We are working together to create a more responsible way of operating in the digital world.
Join us: fairtec.io

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/e_mydata/status/13

RT @austinrobey_@twitter.com

Check out this interview I did of @ntnsndr@twitter.com for @forefront__@twitter.com! twitter.com/forefront__/status

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/austinrobey_/statu

RT @grohmann_rafael@twitter.com

We launched a Platform Cooperativism Observatory in Brazil. Soon in English - with videos, news, and research cooperativismodeplataforma.com

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/grohmann_rafael/st

Pre-register for the 2021 PCC conference in Berlin!
Nov 12-18. In-person and virtual. πŸ”₯ @francesca_bria@twitter.com platform.coop/events/conferenc
Convened by @pcc_global@twitter.com @ioew_de@twitter.com @WZB_Berlin@twitter.com
with @enMONDRAGON@twitter.com @TheNewSchool@twitter.com @icacoop@twitter.com @PlatformCoopDE@twitter.com @CICOPA@twitter.com @CECOP_coops@twitter.com @CoopsEurope@twitter.com @HumboldtUni@twitter.com

We were thinking the same thing. Curious that @nytimes@twitter.com shows these platform co-ops as isolated projects.
See platform.coop for much more.

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RT @ntnsndr@twitter.com

So excited to see this story about the @TheDriversCoop@twitter.com!

This isn't an isolated case. See the networks working to build a cooperative new economy: @NewEconomics@twitter.com @start_coop@twitter.com @Zebras_Unite@twitter.com @platformcoop@twitter.com twitter.com/NewEconomics/statu

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/ntnsndr/status/139

RT @TreborS@twitter.com

For too long, New Yorkers have been paying @optimum@twitter.com sky-high prices for low quality service! No wonder 2.2 million New Yorkers don’t have high-speed broadband at home. They can’t afford it. Who is watching out for NYers? @bradlander@twitter.com @PeoplesChoiceC2@twitter.com @mayawiley@twitter.com @NYCMayor@twitter.com

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/TreborS/status/139

RT @NewEconomics@twitter.com

"A scrappy band of Uber drivers, a union organizer, and an Uber operations manager have joined forces to launch an experiment in cooperative economics in New York City"

In the Drivers' Seat - bit.ly/3wpWHpD @TheDriversCoop@twitter.com @DollarsAndSense@twitter.com

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/NewEconomics/statu

RT @ntnsndr@twitter.com

Once again, Colorado is leading the way to the new economy. Wanna come along?

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Our own @SenatorHick@twitter.com is introducing the Capital for Cooperatives Act, which will finally enable cooperatives to access SBA loans: cpr.org/2021/05/20/hickenloope

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/ntnsndr/status/139

RT @TreborS@twitter.com

In this @PublicSeminar@twitter.com essay, Casper Gelderblom and I are thinking about an alternative to Amazon. It's not what you may think.
publicseminar.org/essays/build

@TheNewSchool@twitter.com @MilanoSchool@twitter.com

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/TreborS/status/139

RT @daspitzberg@twitter.com

New course: "Lean Co-op"!

It's β‰ˆ3 hours and many resources to guide entrepreneurs through the mess of building their business and ownership model, At The Same Time!

After a 2019 webinar on lean startup for co-ops, with support from @CoopFoundation@twitter.com, it's finally here πŸŒˆπŸ“—β¬‡οΈ twitter.com/start_coop/status/

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/daspitzberg/status

RT @jasonwienerpc@twitter.com

@ajscholz@twitter.com @coopkungfu@twitter.com Starting 2-3 years ago I started seeing a variant of the , the . Some of the same challenges but raising new questions re economic mechanism and leadership. I smell a panel on coop design trends...

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/jasonwienerpc/stat

RT @daspitzberg@twitter.com

"On paper it’s the perfect solution, but it’s a bit more complicated for the workers who actually power the platform to see how they benefit, which is what matters"

I just published The Slow Demise of Loconomics, a short interview about a six year journey
daspitzberg.medium.com/the-slo

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/daspitzberg/status

RT @TreborS@twitter.com

Love the quote and still wondering where that leaves the billions of people in today’s India, Brazil, Poland, Hungary, etc. Can people succeed in building protections without support from the national government? What would examples of β€˜success’ look like? Respond here. twitter.com/berggrueninst/stat

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/TreborS/status/138

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