Some paths through the transition from our current economic lunacy to a sane and sustainable Resource Based Economy would entail refrorms to the world of work.
One possibility is the WSDE which you can read more about at http://www.democracyatwork.info/. WSDE's have overtones of Co-operatives, but are not completely similar. The Mondragon Corporation is a large international company built on this model.
I picked up these snippets from an interview of soneone from http://www.extraenvironmentalist.com/. I didn't hear all of it, hence this partly digested blog entry; even so I wanted to denote the information.