Items Tagged with 'unions'


‘Rip Van Winkle’ agency inserts itself into non-union world

March 14, 2014
Unions made the news recently when an expensive UAW effort to organize employees at Volkswagen AG's Chattanooga, Tenn., plant failed to result in a win for the union. Read More

Kent County moves toward unusual labor balance

March 11, 2013
While it certainly wouldn’t be a first, it wouldn’t be a common occurrence, either. If Kent County commissioners approve a four-year labor agreement on Thursday with the Kent County Deputy Sheriffs Association, all 13 of the county’s labor unions will be under contract. Read More

Right-to-work law means changes for unions, HR pros

December 29, 2012
The new right-to-work legislation presents unions with a challenge to keep members as well as recruit new people to their ranks. I have worked on the management side of labor relations for many years. Read More