Tools.coop


CMC’s online Documentation Center offers access to a range of educational tools and co-operative training resources in Canada. This online library can help with all aspects of co-op planning, development and democratic governance.

Tools can be downloaded directly from the Documentation Centre. A search engine allows sorting by category, document type or keyword.

Resources are regularly added or updated as they come available.

Co-operatives in aboriginal communities in Canada
Information tools for public
Guides
2012-06-01
CCA
Keywords :
2.0 Mo
pdf
Guide to Starting a Biofuel Co-operative
Create a new co-op/start-up
Guides
2007-03-01
CCA & CCCM
Keywords :
409 Ko
pdf
Business-owners Guide to Selling a Business to a co-operative
Co-operative succession
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA et. al.
362 Ko
pdf
Making a difference : Stories of co-operative in Aboriginal Communities
Information tools for public
Guides
2013-06-01
CCA
9.4 Mo
pdf
The co-operative alternative: Carry out a co-operative succession to secure your future
Co-operative succession
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA et. al.
Keywords :
87 Ko
pdf
Companion: Guide for Transferring a Business to a Co-operative
Co-operative succession
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA et. al.
435 Ko
pdf
Co-operative Steering Committee: Guide to Buying Out a Business
Co-operative succession
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA et. al.
378 Ko
pdf
Ethno-cultural and Immigrant Co-operative in Canada
Information tools for public
Guides
2011-06-01
CCA
2.3 Mo
pdf
Guide to Co-operative Housing
Create a new co-op/start-up
Guides
2005-01-01
CMHC-SCHL
Keywords :
1.4 Mo
pdf
New futures
Create a new co-op/start-up
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA
Keywords :
7.3 Mo
pdf
Working together for Local Food
Information tools for public
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA
Keywords :
2.7 Mo
pdf
Student and Youth Co-operatives in Canada
Information tools for public
Guides
2013-06-01
CCA
Keywords :
1.3 Mo
pdf
The co-operative alternative: Securing the future of our business and communities
Co-operative succession
Guides
2009-01-01
CCA et. al.
93 Ko
pdf
Agricultural Co-operatives: A Start-up Guide
Create a new co-op/start-up
Guides
2014-03-28
Andrea Harris
324 Ko
pdf
Starting a Co-operative
Create a new co-op/start-up
Articles
2016-03-29
Canada Business Ontario
Essential information for new Ontario co-op
Lien Externe
Member Participation and Co-op Governance
Membership
Articles
2016-03-29
Haiven, Larry (Saint Mary's University)
The importance of associative intelligence. Slideshow summary.
Lien Externe
7 Steps to Starting a Co-op
Create a new co-op/start-up
Articles
2016-03-29
CENBC
A straightforward outline to starting a co-operative
Keywords :
Lien Externe
Getting Governance Right
Governance/Collective leadership
Articles
2016-03-29
The Co-operative Housing Federation
Good governance and principled leadership for housing co-ops
Lien Externe
Getting out Co-op Principles Right
Best practices in Co-op management
Articles
2016-03-29
The Co-operative Housing Federation
Good governance and the international co-op principles
Lien Externe
Coop 101: A guide to starting a Cooperative
Create a new co-op/start-up
Info sheet
2016-03-29
Cooperative Development Institute
Flyer on co-op start ups
Keywords :
    Lien Externe
    Canada Cooperatives Act
    Legal
    Governement publication
    1998-03-29
    Government of Canada
    Canada Cooperatives Act 1998
    Keywords :
      Lien Externe
      Co-op Webinars
      Co-op developers
      Presentations
      2016-03-29
      Saskatchewan Co-op Association
      Starting a Co-operative in 6 Steps; Capturing Your Co-operative Advantage; Co-operative Marketing in the Digital Age; Incorporating Your Co-operative Under the Saskatchewan Co-operatives Act; Introduction to Co-operative Financing; Introduction to Co-operatives;
      Wise and Enjoyable Co-operative Governance
      Keywords :
        Lien Externe
        Online Business Coaching and Training
        Training/Online co-op courses
        Hyperlink
        2016-03-29
        Saskatchewan Co-operative Association
        Our online business coaching and training is a cost effective means for co-operatives to access co-operative business development services. Our online facilitation services can be customized to your needs and get you to the next level. Contact us to book an online coaching or training session today! Get your first two hours of co-op business development services free! (valued at $150)
        Lien Externe
        Enlightened Co-operative Governance
        Governance/Collective leadership
        Miscellaneous
        2016-04-05
        Ernst & Young
        Enlightened co-operative governance is an approach that can successfully balance leading practices - while optimizing member proximity and staying true to the organization's core values and mission.
        780 Ko
        pdf
        Succession Planning
        Co-operative succession
        Articles
        2016-04-05
        ON Coop
        Succession planning is the process
        of identifying and preparing suitable
        employees through mentoring, training, job
        rotation and organizational involvement to
        replace key players, while supporting the
        continuation of organizational knowledge
        and culture as older employees retire and
        leave the organization.
        288 Ko
        pdf
        Guide to Co-op Housing
        Legal
        Articles
        2016-04-05
        CHF BC
        A guide to the Co-operative Association Act (2001). Specific to non-profit housing co-ops.
        617 Ko
        pdf
        How To Start a Food Co-op
        Create a new co-op/start-up
        Articles
        2010-08-10
        Cooperative Grocers Information Network
        A thorough guide to starting a food co-op. USA based.
        617 Ko
        pdf
        Vital Steps: A Co-operative Feasibility Study Guide
        Evaluation/indicators/metrics
        Articles
        2010-04-13
        U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Business-Cooperative Service
        A 16 step operative feasibility study guide for co-operatives.
        339 Ko
        pdf
        Financing Co-operatives
        Finance
        Articles
        2010-04-13
        University of Wisconsin Centre for Co-operatives
        A chapter of a guide on co-operatives. Explains how co-operatives are financially structured and sources of equity.
        115 Ko
        pdf
        No document matches the criteria of this research.