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International Day of Co-operatives Celebrates the Achievements of Member-owned Enterprises

International Day of Co-operatives Celebrates the Achievements of Member-owned Enterprises

By on July 6, 2018 in Editor's Pick, Media Releases with 0 Comments

On 7 July 2018, co-operatives and mutuals around Australia and the globe will celebrate the International Day of Co-operatives.




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Social care from Australia’s Co-operative Life

Social care from Australia’s Co-operative Life

By on July 3, 2018 in BCCM in the News, Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

We are really trying to push employee engagement, being involved in decision making, sharing information, financials, operation plans, financial models.







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Social Care Co-ops

Social Care Co-ops

By on June 28, 2018 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

The BCCM can help you explore co-op options in all areas of social care including disability and aged care.







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Parliamentary Friends of Mutuals and Co-operatives lunch

Parliamentary Friends of Mutuals and Co-operatives lunch

By on June 27, 2018 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

Bipartisanship in politics is rare, but the support for Australia’s 2000 cooperatives and mutuals was on display today at the Parliamentary Friends of Mutuals and Co-operatives lunch.







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NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro launches The Global History of Co-operative Business

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro launches The Global History of Co-operative Business

By on June 22, 2018 in Editor's Pick, Media Releases with 0 Comments

NSW Deputy Premier The Hon. John Barilaro MP launched The Global History of Co-operative Business last night, offering praise and support for co-operatives from the NSW National Party







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BCCM creates reg-tech governance check to support co-op start-ups

BCCM creates reg-tech governance check to support co-op start-ups

By on June 22, 2018 in Editor's Pick, Media Releases with 0 Comments

BCCM has developed two new applications to its reg-tech constitution builder, so would-be co-ops can create correct legal governance structures for the three financial models used by co-ops.







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United Nations International Day of Co-operatives

United Nations International Day of Co-operatives

By on June 14, 2018 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

96th International Co-operative Day, 24th United Nations International Day of Co-Operatives The International Day of Co-operatives is coming up on 7 July.  We are convinced that all together we can make #coopsday a big buzz. Theme: Sustainable consumption and production of goods and services Slogan: Sustainable societies through cooperation WHAT YOU CAN DO Spread the […]




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Bulldoze the Business Schools?

Bulldoze the Business Schools?

By on June 13, 2018 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

University of Bristol academic Martin Parker made waves last month with his article on business schools. He said business schools ignore the diversity of organisational forms, including co-ops.  







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Gig economy workers unite to take over digital platforms

Gig economy workers unite to take over digital platforms

By on June 7, 2018 in Editor's Pick, Media Releases with 0 Comments

The Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) has partnered with global Platform Coop Consortia so Australian workers can participate fairly in the new digitally enabled economy.







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“Ask Alison” – The Board and Culture

“Ask Alison” – The Board and Culture

By on June 7, 2018 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

This is the third in a series of blogs by Alison Gaines FAICD Managing Partner Asia Pacific, Gerard Daniels. She provides board governance tips for BCCM members. In my last blog we explored how the Board can set the tone from the top by paying proper attention to its conflicts of interest regime. Since then […]




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