Certified Employee-Owned: A New Way to Market Your Business

Certified Employee-Owned: A New Way to Market Your Business USDA Organic, Equal Exchange Fair Trade, Non-GMO—it’s easy to picture these brands and even easier to recognize them in stores. What if “Employee-Owned” joined their ranks? Imagine a label that identifies businesses who actively promote broad-based ownership and employee equity. If Thomas Dudley’s endeavor is successful, “Employee-Owned”…

The Case for Worker Ownership

The Case for Worker Ownership by John O’Neil, Tax Policy Analyst for American Sustainable Business Council Rebuilding the post-recession economy will require more than just finding people jobs or ensuring they earn a living wage. We must support business models that will enable workers to own a piece of the company that employs them. For…