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The industry analyst told outlined the risks and opportunities presented by the rise of big data

The post Credit unions and big data: key tips from Susan Etlinger at WOCCU conference appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Anca Voinea
Posted: July 26, 2017, 10:13 am

The businessman and TV star said new technology meant businesses have to work harder to hold on to their customers

The post Robert Herjavec’s advice for credit unions: add constant value to your show appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Anca Voinea
Posted: July 26, 2017, 9:38 am

There is a lack of awareness of tools behind community-led care, say researchers. So what can be done to change this?

The post User and community-owned care ‘poorly understood’ appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Rebecca Harvey
Posted: July 26, 2017, 8:30 am

The organisation is extending its research work to focus on furthering education around economic democracy and the solidarity economy

The post Institute for Solidarity Economics relaunches as a co-op appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Rebecca Harvey
Posted: July 25, 2017, 8:14 am

The Co-op Party's Centenary banner celebrates the movement's past – and looks to its future

The post Co-op Party unveils centenary marching banner appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Rebecca Harvey
Posted: July 24, 2017, 10:04 am

Chair Daniel Burns discussed the challenges facing the movement from increased regulation and new technology

The post WOCCU Conference opens in Vienna appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Anca Voinea
Posted: July 24, 2017, 9:24 am

The Greys has built up a reputation as a popular gig venue and has been listed as an asset of community value

The post Bid to save Brighton pub to run as a co-operative music venue appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Miles Hadfield
Posted: July 22, 2017, 9:09 am

Lead developer Thomas König has spent two years developing a system where nodes co-operate, rather than compete, to maintain the security of the network

The post FairCoin activates the world’s first ‘co-operative’ blockchain appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Anca Voinea
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:58 am

Sydney engineering company C-MAC Industries went through succession process with help from the Australian Employee Buyout Centre

The post Employees take over 51-year old enterprise in Australia as worker co-op appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Anca Voinea
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:40 am

Jo Whitfield takes charge of Co-op Food – and a shuffle at the top of the Group as Steve Murrells looks to create 'a smaller exec team'

The post New CEO for Co-op Food – and other changes at the top of the Group appeared first on Co-operative News.

Author: Rebecca Harvey
Posted: July 21, 2017, 7:21 am