How we can help

Here at CBC we are all proven and committed co-operators dedicated to helping your co-operative to start and thrive, specifically by providing support with:

  • Co-operative human resource management
  • Co-operative working practices
  • Business planning and development
  • Legal structures
  • Income generation
  • Fundraising and community shares
  • Growth and organisational development
  • Operations and risk management
  • Democratic governance
  • Financial management
  • Team building and participative management
  • International and FairTrade issues

We effectively deliver:

  • Research, reports and feasibility studies
  • Business plans
  • Business process and organisation audits
  • Promotion, representation and negotiation
  • Membership engagement
  • Fundraising, lobbying and bid writing within the co-operative sector
  • Hands-on problem solving and management support
  • Practical training, events and seminars
  • Mentoring when you need it – face to face, by e-mail, phone and/or Skype
  • Reliable referrals – no dead ends that waste your time

Typically, we’ll give advice for the first hour free to help you understand your needs and to see how we can best support your enterprise.

For more information, or to make an appointment with a consultant, please contact us.