Toolboxes

The Cooperative Livable Wage Model
A model for calculating a livable wage for any community in the U.S.
Carolee Colter
Produced for Cooperative Grocers Information Network, 2003 and updated yearly.
Available for sale on CGIN

Hiring a General Manager: A Food Co-op Toolbox Manual
Carolee Colter
Published by NCGA, December 2008
Available for sale on CGIN.coop

Member Loan Toolbox
Bill Gessner with Beret Griffith and Ron Griffith
Published by Food Co-op Initiative and available at foodcoopinitiative.coop

The Ownership Toolbox
Marilyn Scholl and Karen Zimbelman
Available for sale on CGIN

Patronage Dividend Primer
Marilyn Scholl et al.
Free download from CDS Consulting

Relocation and Expansion Toolbox
Bill Gessner
Available for sale on CGIN

Retail Basics—Supervision and Team-building
Carolee Colter
June 2010
Available for sale on CGIN