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SUMA - case study of a worker co-operative - Sheree Hatton

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SUMA - case study of a worker co-operative
Sheree Hatton
Co-opeartive Ways Forward Conference
January 2014

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SUMA - case study of a worker co-operative - Sheree Hatton

  1. 1. Case study of a worker owned business - A workers co-operative since 1977 Sheree Hatton
  2. 2. . Here’s a selection of our members, with our lovely SUMA truck A workers cooperative since 1977
  3. 3. One of the UK’s largest workers’ co-op Democracy Flexibility Multi-skilling Equality EU’s largest equal pay organisation A workers cooperative since 1977
  4. 4. General Meeting Management Committee FAC’s & Officers Employees Members Casuals A workers cooperative since 1977
  5. 5. About Me A workers cooperative since 1977
  6. 6. Adds weighting to ethical and eco-friendly decisions I make Community A great, LOCAL, employer for such a Involvement small town Ethical Sourcing I’m my own boss – at 24! I’m part of a wider family, where I’m comfortable making decisions and know I have support backing me Why I joined Suma Environmental Impact Allows me flexibility in my week – I work 4 jobs that I enjoy and have an interest in I know I’m a part of the success we make as a business Involvement with the local communities – canal clean ups, food banks, schools A workers cooperative since 1977
  7. 7. Adds weighting to ethical and eco-friendly decisions I make Community A great, LOCAL, employer for such a Involvement small town Ethical Sourcing I’m my own boss – at 24! I’m part of a wider family, where I’m comfortable making decisions and know I have support backing me Why I joined Suma Environmental Impact Allows me flexibility in my week – I work 4 jobs that I enjoy and have an interest in I know I’m a part of the success we make as a business Involvement with the local communities – canal clean ups, food banks, schools A workers cooperative since 1977

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