Trainings & Events

Check out these upcoming events hosted by the Democracy at Work Institute!

Make sure to look at the USFWC Event Calendar for additional events, peer networking opportunities for worker-owners, and regular trainings such as the monthly Worker Co-op Startup Webinar!

 

Type: Webinar
Start Date: 05/08/2019
End Date: 06/26/2019
This four-part interactive practicum goes deeper into the social system that lays the groundwork for open-book management to take hold in a business. Led by Jen Briggs, former HR director at employee-owned New Belgium Brewing Company, we'll address how organizational citizenship connects to open-book management. You'll also develop your own blueprint for change with three immediate steps to put into action. No need to have taken previous open-book management webinars to attend! 
Type: Training
Start Date: 06/21/2019
End Date: 06/21/2019
City: New York
State: New York
A Democratic Management Crash Course Upon completion of this day-long program, business owners and managers will have greater understanding of two critical areas of effective participatory management: communication and decision-making and understand the training needed to support developing these skills. Instructors are respected, experienced consultants in the field of employee ownership.   Mapping the Ownership Training Challenge The task of creating a democratic workplace involves a wide... Read More
Type: Webinar
Start Date: 07/24/2019
End Date: 07/24/2019
Trust contributes to a positive working environment, effective collaboration and participation in decision-making. This webinar will explore the concept of trust, and how it is developed over time, and provide practical guidance on how to strengthen trust with others and in your organization.
Type: Webinar
Start Date: 09/12/2019
End Date: 09/12/2019
This free, 60-minute webinar offers a real-time, simple assessment of the traits and skills needed to manage a democratic workplace. The webinar is on the second Thursday of each quarter and hosted by Rebecca Bauen, Program Director.
Type: Webinar
Start Date: 12/12/2019
End Date: 12/12/2019
This free, 60-minute webinar offers a real-time, simple assessment of the traits and skills needed to manage a democratic workplace. The webinar is on the second Thursday of each quarter and hosted by Rebecca Bauen, Program Director.