Fuse is a member-owned platform cooperative that facilitates effective partnering in the staffing industry, so that we all enjoy increased success together.
Fuse’s unique legal and membership structure was adopted to ensure that we can live up to our purpose of facilitating specialization and cooperation in the staffing industry.
Staffing firms & IC Recruiters are our members
Participate in inclusive decision making
All sign our Cooperative Network Agreement
No cost for membership; Pay processing fees
"None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful."
"If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself."
Nature is based on harmony. If we want to become more like nature, then we actually have to understand that it's cooperation versus competition.”
"Individual commitment to a group effort - that’s what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work."
"It is the long history of humankind that those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed."
"Change is almost impossible without industry-wide collaboration, cooperation, and consensus."
We are deeply inspired and guided by the work of Prosocial World, which applies Elinor Ostrom’s Nobel prize-winning “Core Design Principles” to help groups work together to achieve common goals.
Fair distribution of costs and benefits
Monitoring of agreed-upon behaviors
Shared identity and purpose
Graduated responding to helpful and unhelpful behaviors
Fair and inclusive decision-making
Appropriate relations with other groups
Fast and fair conflict resolution
Authority to self-govern