What are you doing for work? Are you interested in working a new sideline, or starting a small business but you need more visibility? Try our online booking platform, COVIVI. COVIVI is a member-owned on-demand service booking platform, designed to match small businesses and freelance workers with customers who need their services, in a cooperative environment. A “platform co-op” means members own it, help to govern it, and share in its success. COVIVI is easy to use and simplifies the business process including marketing, scheduling, payment, and customer service. COVIVI is designed to be “hyperlocal everywhere”, meaning the platform connects participating local businesses and customers to any other member in their locale. Starting in Pittsburgh, we’ll do this in communities across the region and the nation. Try Covivi! Need some new windows? Know someone who does? New Era Windows Cooperative has high-quality windows, AND a customer referral program that can get you $50 when someone you refer buys 6 or more windows. Simple as that! Solar cooperatives are coming to PA! Solar United Neighbors needs a Pennsylvania Program Director. Are you or someone you know appropriate for this position? Here’s the link… Get nuts-and-bolts startup business knowledge in three informative workshops that will respond to your needs! One of the PCOC’s partners, the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence at Pitt’s Katz School of Business, offers a three-step introduction to business for startups (from urban ag to zymurgy) at no charge to PCOC members. Take this with our consultation on cooperative principles and governance, and you’ll be on your way! For more information and the schedule… LAWYERS and ACCOUNTANTS! Cooperative business is undergoing a resurgence in the US economy. Our members need legal and accounting services from people who understand cooperative structure and governance. Contact us to be a part of a quick class for either lawyers and accountants to better serve your clients, and to get new clients in cooperative business. Ujamaa Collective’s Cooperation Over Competition Campaign, continues to build a foundation for community and economic development for its network of artists and consumers. If you would like to see your work showcased in the Ujamaa Boutique, or would like more information about consignment opportunities, CONTACT UJAMAA East End Food Co-op has announced these job openings. The Riverside Center for Innovation hosts the Diversity Business Resource Center, where information on technical support and other programs, bidding opportunities, and request for proposal announcements are updated weekly. Community Land Trusts are an important part of keeping neighborhoods affordable. See how they’re doing it in the Lawrenceville and Garfield neighborhoods of Pittsburgh. Which community is next?