My search for participation and a self-steering organizational structure

Today, prof. Jan De Visch has given me the opportunity to tell my own story. My 50 years of searching. Searching for the right company structure to make people love their work. It has not been an easy search. Today, it seems bon ton to dislike Taylor and classic company hierarchies, but that was not …

Financial participation is taking part in the adventure

The name Participium refers to participation. You might already have understood that. But it was never properly explained what that participation exactly means. For many, participation only means a contribution in capital. And that is not the intention of Participium. Quite the opposite. Participating in the adventure For us, even participating with capital means more …

About Mondragon

I saw a VPRO documentary about Mondragon. It's a pity they wanted to mix the Basque separatist movement with the cooperative culture from the city of Mondragon, but it's still a great movie for anyone who wants to know more about shared ownership and its benefits for business and society. See for yourself on the …