8:30am to 10:30am Eastern Time
CSI Spadina, 215 Spadina, 4th floor
Alterna Savings Room
It’s a rewarding challenge to create any business from scratch. Unfortunately, eight out of ten start-up businesses fail. There is another alternative: transforming an existing business to a co-operatively-owned enterprise. As baby-boomer small business owners and entrepreneurs prepare to move into retirement, employee buyouts and community co-ops may be the fast-track to launching a successful social enterprise.
Learn how to assess opportunities and the steps to a successful conversion.