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Director Training – BL913.1

August 12, 2021 - August 13, 2021

BL 913.1 – Cooperative Foundations: Co-op Legacy, Principles and Impact on Community

Understanding the unique aspects of the cooperative business model better prepares directors to lead organizations with purpose, not profit, at their core. Course participants will explore the cooperative principles and define how they provide a competitive advantage for today’s co-op organizations.

Key topics:

  • Describe the role cooperative business enterprises play in the world’s economy.
  • Distinguish the cooperative business model from other business models.
  • Articulate the seven cooperative principles and how those are applied in today’s electric cooperatives.
  • Understand the history of electric cooperatives –how and why they were created; the challenges they have overcome through the years.
  • Be able to identify future challenges facing electric co-ops and the cooperative business model

Details

Start:
August 12, 2021
End:
August 13, 2021
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Organizer

Mallory Dunavan
Phone:
615.515.5522
Email:
mdunavan@tnelectric.org
Website:
tnelectric.org

Details

Start:
August 12, 2021
End:
August 13, 2021
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

Mallory Dunavan
Phone:
615.515.5522
Email:
mdunavan@tnelectric.org
Website:
tnelectric.org