"A new economy is coming. While Wall Street banks are on a trend of corporate mergers and acquisitions, Main Street businesses are generating community wealth while undergoing a transition of their own. Traditional companies are becoming worker cooperatives, both to sustain during tough economic times and because years of success have enabled these companies to…Continue
Added by Janice Lynne on March 16, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Speaking of creative ideas for Reconomy (the new Transition buzz word for revisioning, and reinventing our ecomony), Huffingtonpost recently partnered with Crowdrise to challenge job-creating non-profits to compete in raising funds. These funds will be used to support bringing tools, resources, and coaching to people needing jobs.
At the end of the challenge the non-profits had raised a total of $1.5 million. The media attention from the reporting also enhanced visibility for the…Continue
Added by Janice Lynne on March 11, 2013 at 3:50pm — No Comments