Employee Ownership: A Solution that Preserves Retiring Owners’ Businesses
Director of special projects Steve Dubb reports back from the Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy in Worcester, MA with highlights and important lessons on converting businesses to employee ownership.
But what about the 14 million Americans who work for small businesses with between 5 and 19 employees? Conversion to worker cooperatives might be one important strategy for them. In Worcester, discussion centered on ways the worker cooperative sector can seize this opportunity.