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Anybody may access our online courses for free. Membership will give you access to our online discussions as well as other members. Membership is also free but does require registration. Not all of the fields in the following are required but complete forms will help us better understand you, your objectives, and your needs.

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  • Our collective goal is to build respectful peer relationships among founders of human scale businesses. Therefore all members must abide by the following house rules, which are subject to change. Generally speaking, they say, “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”

    Be Respectful

    • Participation in our online members’ forums and discussion groups requires disclosure of your full name. Our member community is not anonymous.
    • Comments and messages are meant to stimulate civil and productive conversation. We’re here to learn from each other.
    • All defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive or illegal comments are prohibited.
    • Do not disparage any person or company.
    • Do not post anything you would not want the world to see or that you would not want anyone to know came from you.
    • Do not disclose proprietary, confidential, or legally privileged information.
    • Do not post commercial comments. It’s okay to provide product and service information to another member in the context of a conversation and if you believe it would help her. It’s not okay to spam other members with unsolicited offers.
    • By posting material, you represent and warrant that you own the copyright with respect to such material or have received permission from the copyright owner.

    Give to Get

    • Be generous and thoughtful with your comments, suggestions, and feedback. What goes around comes around.
    • Take the time to complete your member profile and add a cover photo to your profile page.

    Live Meetings and Conversations

    The Chatham House Rule may be invoked by members at meetings to encourage openness and the sharing of information in trust:

    When a meeting, or part thereof, is held under the Chatham House Rule, participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed.

    Legal Stuff

    By participating in any call, conference, group conversation, or forum, members grant Human Scale Business, Inc. the non-exclusive right and license to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print, and use any and all related comments, information, or other material.

    Human Scale Business, Inc. reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to terminate the membership of anyone who does not comply with these rules and guidelines.

    Last updated: 3/23/16

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