The Many Sides of Co-opoly

Recently, we’ve gotten several great notes of support for Co-opoly: The Game of Cooperatives, and we wanted to share a couple that people emailed us after receiving and playing the game. We so appreciate hearing from people—whether through emails, tweets, or Facebook messages. Responses like these inspire us to keep working as hard as we[…]

New Clients, New Products, and Great Reviews!

Rethinking Schools We’re only into the second month of the year and things are already off to a great—and busy—start. First, we’re excited to welcome two new worker owners to TESA: David Morgan and Taliesin Nyala, who completed their apprenticeships in December and became full worker owners in January. (Educational tidbit: Want to know more[…]

Co-opoly Holiday Deal!

For the next five days, we will be offering two awesome deals on Co-opoly. If you were thinking of buying the game, this is definitely the time to do it! From Wednesday, 12/12, until Sunday, 12/16 at midnight, by one or more games of Co-opoly and then choose: A FREE “10 Reasons Co-ops Rock” poster[…]

The Power of Your Purchases

Guest post by John Burkhart, research director at Democracy at Work A frequent query to our website is, “What can I do?” People from Plano to Pierre are clamoring to leave their unsatisfying, hierarchical employers to not just work for themselves, but to be a part of something bigger. We need not be reminded that[…]

What Co-op Do You Want to Be?

Look at all these co-ops, courtesy the University of Wisconsin’s Center for Cooperatives:   The center’s executive summary details the impact cooperatives are having on the U.S. economy: “Nearly 30,000 U.S. cooperatives operate at 73,000 places of business throughout the U.S. These cooperatives own >$3T in assets, and generate >$500B in revenue and >$25B in wages.[…]

Fundraising Deadline Extended

We wanted to let you know we’re extending the fundraising deadline for Co-opoly. Because of the storm, we took a break from fundraising this past week and still have a little ways to go to reach our goal. Now the countdown begins: We have until November 9, just seven days, to raise just 50 more[…]

Celebrating Co-opoly and Co-op Month

Taliesin, Andrew, and Dave raffle off the prizes. Last Thursday, October 25, we hosted a fundraising event and party to celebrate Co-opoly and Co-op Month. Nearly 60 people came out to celebrate with us and support the second printing of our board game and we ended up raising more than $1,000 thanks to their generosity![…]