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Employee Ownership

Leaving a Legacy

Linda Coles | Posted 05.02.2016 | Impact
Linda Coles

Every year some 150,000 to 300,000 businesses owned at least in part by Boomers have owners that hit retirement age. Together they employ millions of Americans. Like many other retiring Boomers, we worried A Child's Place might be downsized by a new owner or have to close.

Should You Think About an ESOP?

Josh Patrick | Posted 08.28.2014 | Small Business
Josh Patrick

I'm a big fan of ESOPs, or Employee Stock Ownership Plans. In the right circumstance an ESOP might just be the ticket you've wanted to help you leave ...

America: Land of Opportunity

Rep. Earl Pomeroy | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business
Rep. Earl Pomeroy

S ESOPs are creating the good, paying jobs we need to sustain economic growth and give more workers opportunities for upward mobility. This model can help grow our economy and help our workers and middle-class families. That should be our clear and continuing goal.

Wall Street Journal More Interested in Caviar and Foie Gras Than Worker Ownership

Gar Alperovitz | Posted 02.06.2013 | Media
Gar Alperovitz

A vast democratized "new economy" is slowly emerging throughout the United States. The general public, however, knows almost nothing about it because the American press simply does not cover the developing institutions and strategies.

Six Demands the Wall Street Protesters Should Make

Keith Harrington | Posted 12.03.2011 | Business
Keith Harrington

What the world needs to hear is an answer to the questions: "Where do we go from here? Is there a truly workable alternative to capitalism? How do we solve the myriad crises of capitalism?"