Types of Employee Ownership

Employee ownership is one of the best ways to preserve your company culture, make your business more resilient, promote an inclusive workplace, and give back to your employees. But just like a traditionally owned business, an employee owned company can take on many different forms. That’s why comparing the different types of employee ownership is…

How Employee Ownership Strengthened This Construction Company’s “Family First” Culture (Case Study)

It’s one thing to know that you want to convert to employee ownership.  It’s another to know how to do it. For nearly 25 years, Iron Woman Construction has worked in the areas of trucking, civil construction, environmental services, mining infrastructure, utilities, and more.   And while their status as an employee owned company didn’t become…

What Is an ESOP and How Does It Work?

When you’re wondering what’s next for your business, an ESOP is an important option to consider. Rather than going about “business as usual,” an ESOP can enable you to cultivate the right kind of relationship to your business, your employees, and your own life. At their core, ESOPs are a method of promoting employee ownership…