As Director of Co-op Development for NCG, Dave Olson has a unique perspective on what it’ll take for co-ops to survive and thrive in this ‘New Normal’ of increased competition and slowing sales growth. In this must-watch video Dave drops some hard truths and possibly un-popular ideas in an effort to get co-ops to think hard about such crucial yet sensitive topics as product mix, labor efficiency, and price image. Don’t miss this one, and share it with your team![/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container] Add to favorites
Courageous Leadership Today Stronger Co-ops Tomorrow
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About the Cooperative Cafe
Co-op directors and their managers are often seeking meaningful ways to tackle questions about the future, build alignment, and take steps toward realizing the goals and vision of their cooperative. A direct path to meeting this objective is for boards, along with their general manager, to participate together in the Cooperative Cafes offered through the CBLD program. It gives co-op leadership an opportunity to work together as a group in a dynamic environment with people from other co-ops.
Each year the Cooperative Cafes will have a changing theme and will contain new content about how leaders can engage constituents and gain support in their communities for co-op growth and development.
For more information about the Cooperative Cafes and other CBLD events, please visit our website.
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