Step 2 - Design a strategy

In the second step, you will have to identify the strengths and weaknesses of your project.


  • Research and analyze the needs and aspirations of your potential beneficiaries¬†
  • Reflect on how labor and social cooperatives address difficult issues and respond to the urgent needs of their communities.
  • Collectively design your project proposals based on your real discoveries.

User guide

Undertake a coopworking business

What are the good reasons ?

A cooperative business is not a perfect business. However, it is an entrepreneurial model that can meet your needs and job aspirations because of its specificities. In this document, you will find a list of good reasons to undertake a cooperative. After reading this document, you will be able to think about your own motivations, their compatibility with your ambitions and your priorities. You will also be interested in examples of cooperative enterprises from different countries, to see how these "good reasons" apply on a daily basis.

Diagnosis, clients, market and financial plan

Developing your strategy through the 'Diagnostic' tool will allow you to take into account the important issues and needs you have begun to identify. The 'Clients' tool will help you identify the needs of your potential beneficiaries

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