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Co-operatives UK Events Diary

Below is a complete listing of events organised by Co-operatives UK and our members.

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Gaining contracts through good contacts


15/01/2015 - 19:00

 

Start the year on the right foot and find new business opportunities...
 
This ‘Principle Six’ style event is a great opportunity to tell people about your business or organisation. The aim, quite simply, is to create as many new partnerships and business...

Worker Co-op HR forum


26/01/2015 - 11:00

 

Are you interested in or responsible for HR/personnel issues at a worker co-op?

This is a networking and peer learning opportunity to learn from and share experiences with other Co-operatives UK members. The day will be facilitated by leading worker co-op HR experts Britta Werner...

Future Co-ops 2015 - Can-Do Co-ops


06/02/2015 - 10:00

 

This event will include speakers and workshops. Watch this space for more information.

 

Worker Co-operative Council


06/02/2015 - 11:00

 

Worker Co-operative Council meetings are for the elected representatives of worker co-operative members of Co-operatives UK.

Their primary purpose is to act as a sounding board for worker co-...

Co-operative Development Body Forum


06/02/2015 - 11:00

 

How can co-operative development bodies (CDBs) best help people realise their co-op ambitions? This forum allows CDB members to come together, share best practice and co-ordinate activity across the UK.

Subject matter typically includes the most effective ways to set up new co-...

National Retail Consumer Conference 2015


27/02/2015 - 14:00

 

Mark Smith, Chief Executive of The Southern Co-operative, says retail societies have a "once in generation chance" to move forward together - and will be explaining how at the 2015 National Retail Consumer Conference (NRCC). 

Organised by Co-operatives UK, this popular event is a...

Co-operative Skills: Being a good co-op member


05/03/2015 - 10:00

 

This training course, which is targeted towards worker co-operative members, explores the core skills and behaviors needed in a successful co-op. Attendees will gain a better understanding of the challenges associated with being a worker co-operative member, identifying ways of...

Co-operative Skills: Being a good co-op member


13/03/2015 - 09:30
 

This training course, which is targeted towards worker co-operative members, explores the core skills and behaviors needed in a successful co-op. Attendees will gain a better understanding of the challenges associated with being a worker co-operative member, identifying ways of developing a...

Co-operative Essentials: Roles and responsibilities of a co-op director


24/03/2015 - 09:30

 

Who can be on a co-operative's board of directors and what are their legal responsibilities? This training seminar covers those issues and all the other essentials required to be an effective member of the board.

Designed for new directors and those requiring a role refresher,...

Co-operative Essentials: All about co-ops


25/03/2015 - 09:30

 

This is a training seminar aimed at employees, directors and members new to their co-operative and/or the co-operative movement.

Topics covered include:

  • What is a co-op and how to describe them
  • The scale and diversity of the co-operative economy in the...

Co-operative Skills: Effective meetings & decision making


21/04/2015 - 09:30

 

This training course is designed to improve participation in and the facilitation of effective meetings and decision-making within co-operatives. The seminar covers roles in meetings; basic facilitation techniques for idea generation; and decision-making tools with an emphasis on...

Co-operative Development Body Forum


22/04/2015 - 11:00

 

How can co-operative development bodies (CDBs) best help people realise their co-op ambitions? This forum allows CDB members to come together, share best practice and co-ordinate activity across the UK.

Subject matter typically includes the most effective ways to set up new co-...

Midland and North Consumer Council


25/04/2015 - 10:30

 

Consumer councils are meetings for nominated individuals from consumer co-operatives in membership of Co-operatives UK.

They provide opportunities for presidents, chairs and directors to learn from and share information with each other and Co-operatives UK. Consumer councils also...

Worker Co-operative Weekend


08/05/2015 - 15:00

 

Campfires, superb food and drink and good company are all prerequisites at the Worker Co-operative Weekend. Business benefits also go hand in hand, with practical sessions and networking opportunities. 

"This is my favourite Co-operatives UK event. It...

Worker Co-operative Council


08/05/2015 - 17:00
 

Worker Co-operative Council meetings are for the elected representatives of worker co-operative members of Co-operatives UK.

  Their primary purpose is to act as a sounding board for worker co-operatives issues. They discuss and put forward initiatives to support worker co-...

Co-operative Skills: Effective meetings & decision making


19/05/2015 - 10:00

 

This training course is designed to improve participation in and the facilitation of effective meetings and decision-making within co-operatives. The seminar covers roles in meetings; basic facilitation techniques for idea generation; and decision-making tools with an emphasis on...

Co-operative Skills: Accountability and delegation without a boss


02/06/2015 - 10:00

 

This training session is designed to help workers manage their business collectively. Attendees will discover how tasks can be carried out effectively in a group where no-one is boss. Topics will include: keeping an oversight of the business; creating a workplace culture where all...

Co-operative Skills: Accountability and delegation without a boss


09/06/2015 - 09:30
 

This training session is designed to help workers manage their business collectively. Attendees will discover how tasks can be carried out effectively in a group where no-one is boss. Topics will include: keeping an oversight of the business; creating a workplace culture where all members...

Co-operative Skills: Strategic planning and managing change


18/06/2015 - 10:00

 

This training course is designed to improve participation in strategic planning, helping co-operatives and their members develop or cope with change. The seminar covers exploring shared goals; what motivates members; participative approaches to strategic planning; typical challenges;...

Co-operative Skills: Strategic planning and managing change


25/06/2015 - 09:30
 

This training course is designed to improve participation in strategic planning, helping co-operatives and their members develop or cope with change. The seminar covers exploring shared goals; what motivates members; participative approaches to strategic planning; typical challenges; and...

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