Mondragon Cooperatives http://kplu.org en Would you work harder if you owned a slice of the company? http://kplu.org/post/would-you-work-harder-if-you-owned-slice-company <p>Disputes between workers and management have dominated headlines lately – the Hostess bakery shutdown, protests at Walmart, engineers pitted against Boeing.</p><p>But there is another business model that promises greater harmony – worker-owned cooperatives. A team of filmmakers from Whidbey Island, Melissa&nbsp; Young and Mark Dworkin, has just released a documentary about worker-owned businesses called<a href="http://shiftchange.org/about/"> Shift Change</a>. It screens Thursday night in Seattle at Pacific Place Theater. Young spoke with KPLU about the film.</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:54:02 +0000 Ashley Gross 7289 at http://kplu.org Would you work harder if you owned a slice of the company?