When you are embarking a coop working project, teamwork is a fundamental starting ground. In this focus point, you will learn everything you need to know about teamwork: its meaning, its challenges and its advantages. We will also give you some advices in order to improve the communication with the other team members and consequently to make even more efficient and meaningful your coop mission.
There are many records of cooperatives started out as small grassroots organisations in the first half of the 19th century, in Western Europe, North America and Japan. Cooperatives in industry and services have been active in Europe since the 19th century at least.