Latest updates from our boardRelated topic: Co-operatives UK | Resource type: Minutes
To ensure transparency and enable member scrutiny we publish summaries from our board's most recent discussions and decisions.
Communities doing it for themselves – community shares report 2023Related topic: Business planning | Resource type: Report
Content by Community Shares
It has been a decade since the Community Shares Unit launched in 2012 with over £210 million raised using this unique form of finance.
Webinar: How to run your first AGM (Annual General Meeting)Related topic: Governance | Resource type: Webinar
Holding your first Annual General Meeting (AGM) can be daunting, but it is really important! Watch back this useful one-hour webinar from our advice team expert, Dane Pollard.
List of questions for government energy price surveyRelated topic: Business planning | Resource type: Research
This resource relates to the government energy survey which closes on 23.55pm on 30 October (2022).
Engaging Gen Z through leveraging co-operative valuesRelated topic: Research | Resource type: Research
Masters student in Creative Advertising Strategy at Manchester Metropolitan University, Rachael Radford undertook a research project to determine how co-operatives can engage more…
Hosting an online AGM (video)Related topic: Covid-19 | Resource type: Webinar
This webinar addresses the likelihood that the majority of AGM's will take place either online or as a hybrid event in 2021.
Webinar: Creating a more diverse and inclusive culture for your co-opRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Webinar
Re-cap of Jenny Holgrove's session on creating a more diverse and inclusive culture for your co-op. This recording is intended only for members of Co-operatives UK or non-members…
Understanding a maturing community shares marketRelated topic: Fundraising | Resource type: Report
Content by Community Shares
Understanding a maturing community shares market is the most comprehensive report ever published on the community shares sector – funded by Power to Change and Community Shares…
Open dataRelated topic: Research | Resource type: Research
Co-operatives UK monitors a range of data sources to provide the most comprehensive intelligence available on the UK co-operative sector
WEBINAR: Health and safety on the shopfloor, now and post-lockdown [15 June]Related topic: Covid-19 | Resource type: Webinar
Health and safety managers from three large retail co-operatives share their expert health and safety knowledge in this hour-long webinar on dealing with COVID-19 on retail…
The Co-op Economy: Previous reportsRelated topic: Research | Resource type: Report
Published annually, the Co‑operative Economy Report reveals turnover, membership and employee figures for thousands of co‑op businesses across the UK.
Co-op values and principles postersRelated topic: Membership | Resource type: Poster
Co-ops across the world are based on shared values and principles. These colourful posters are a great reminder.
WEBINAR: Engaging your members [12 May 2020]Related topic: Membership | Resource type: Webinar
Content by Co-op Connections
Co-operatives UK's membership team hosted a discussion about the key concepts of membership, how to get to know them and how to keep them engaged with you.
WEBINAR RESOURCES: Cashflow and business re‑forecasting [20 Apr]Related topic: Finance | Resource type: Webinar
Co-operative finance expert Andy Woodcock joined us for a FREE webinar cashflow and business re‑forecasting webinar on 20 April 2020. Download the resources here and watch again.
WEBINAR: Cashflow and business re‑forecasting [20 Apr]Related topic: Finance | Resource type: Webinar
Co-operative finance expert Andy Woodcock joined us for a FREE webinar cashflow and business re‑forecasting webinar on 20 April 2020. Watch it again and download the accompanying…
Platform Co-operatives – solving the Capital ConundrumRelated topic: Fundraising | Resource type: Report
Content by Unfound
Published in February 2019, this report outlines the conditions necessary for platform co‑operatives to become viable alternatives to Big Tech corporations.