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Working Toward Transparency and Accountability: Carris Companies Governance 

This conceptual paper based on a case examines some of the devastating impacts of the recent spate of corporate wrongdoing, noting the widespread interconnectivity and interrelationships these demonstrate; revisits the roots of capitalism and the underpinnings of corporate citizenship; and explores the efforts of the Carris Companies as they implemented their plan for 100% employee ownership and governance, working toward full transparency and accountability in their decision-making. 
Author: Betit, Cecile G.
Pub. Date: 2002-10-01

Wunnerful, Wunnerful! The Lawrence Welk ESOP 

In 1964, the famous television bandleader Lawrence Welk went for a drive in the country north of San Diego, Calif. planning to invest in a grove of orange trees. Instead he bought a motel and a nine-hole golf course. One of the keys to their business success has been their philosophy of treating their employees like family... 
Author: Staubus, Martin
Pub. Date: 2013-12-17

You Get What You Knead 

Look at King Arthur Flour Company and you’ll see a model ESOP company with an active ESOP communications committee, monthly town meetings, a 14-year history of open-book management, and a generous ESOP. 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2006-09-01

“We The Owners” Film Garners Awards, Attention and National Distribution 

Most people know either first-hand or through someone close to them what it feels like to not be valued, to not have a say, to not have control, or to be demotivated at work. A feel-good movie about three companies - New Belgium Brewery, Namasté Solar, and DPR Construction - that strive for the opposite is a welcome relief. 
Author: Beyster, Mary Ann
Pub. Date: 2014-03-11