Monthly Archives: November 2019

Discussion and Process Guide for GM Evaluation

By |2019-11-14T21:05:00+00:00November 14th, 2019|Develop Your Leaders|

This discussion guide is meant to accompany the process for Evaluating the General Manager  described in the Cooperative Grocer article published in July/August 2009. Please review article that before implementing this guide. This process is based on CBLD Policy Template D4 Evaluating the GM. If your board has a different policy, be sure to follow the policy you have. Under Policy Governance the board [...]

Holiday Wine Sets 101

By |2020-04-16T19:09:10+00:00November 7th, 2019|Improve Operations|

It’s not just you: building a successful wine program comes with a certain intimidation factor. The holiday season can amplify the pressure, and your co-op members probably feel it, too. “People who don’t purchase wine as often might want to buy wine for Thanksgiving, and not know where to start,” says Samuel Vandegrift, an industry veteran with two decades of experience. Vandegrift is a [...]