Democracy at Work Institute
New members need basic training in how to own and operate their business cooperatively, but many workplaces don't have a standard curriculum or time to invent one from scratch. DAWI has created a set of templates to lay the groundwork for orienting new members. These templates can be used as-is for a general orientation, adapted by workplaces and developers to meet specific needs, or tailored by DAWI upon request. The topics are
Special thanks to the Arizmendi Association, Equal Exchange, and ICA Group for inspiring portions of these templates.
Linked here is a .pdf of the combined set of slides. To request a free editable version, or to enlist DAWI to tailor new member orientations to meet your needs, contact Joe Marraffino at jmarraffino [at] institute.coop.