Cooperative

What is a Cooperative?
A Cooperative (also known as coop, co-operative or co-op) is an autonomous association of people united voluntarily to meet their common economic, socia...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:09 AM
What is FairShares?
AnyShare is a FairShares Cooperative. FairShares is a philosophy for creating and sustaining multi-stakeholder Cooperatives that share power a...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:07 AM
Why has AnyShare Become a FairShares Cooperative?
The online businesses of today don’t share the profits and decision making with all the stakeholders who make them a success. The Founders of AnyShare ...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:16 AM
Why does AnyShare call itself the first Complete Cooperative in the USA?
Cooperatives in many forms have existed for many years in the USA before now. So what makes AnyShare the first Complete Cooperative? This is because...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:42 AM
How do I become an AnyShare Coop Member?
Any registered user of AnyShare is eligible to become an AnyShare Coop Member. This includes anybody who has signed up to any Sharing Website made by AnyS...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:48 AM
Can you explain who the Stakeholder groups are?
The AnyShare FairShares Model is a structure that gives rights to the following groups of stakeholders: Founders There are 4 Co-Founders of ...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 4:58 AM
How are votes and dividends distributed?
The vote and 70% of surplus profits payout is divided by the following percentages: Founders - 10% Investors - 40% Employees - 25% Users ...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 6:16 AM
Why do Users Need to Pay to become a Coop Member?
In one way or another online users always contribute financially to online companies. Facebook and Google mine your personal information and online habits...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 6:17 AM
How do Stakeholders get their Voice Heard?
All Coop Members can air their views at an Annual General Meeting which is held online.  The first AGM will be early 2017. Either January or February. ...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 6:20 AM
How are Directors appointed?
Directors are appointed from the Founder, Investors, Employee and Customer stakeholder groups. Co-Founders appoint 3 director seats and the remaining stak...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 6:22 AM