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Current Labor Trends in the Transportation Industry

The following sections explore some of the most common and challenging current labor trends in the transportation industry that are impacting positive employee relations in transportation, warehousing, and logistics....

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Employee Walkouts, Strikes, and Protests have Become More Common, Even in Non-Union Environments – What Can You Do to Prepare? 

You must prepare for an employee walkout, strike, or protest, even if you are not a unionized workplace....

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The Age of Affiliation: 2022 Labor Relations in the Retail Industry

If we remember 2021 for the Pandemic, the Great Resignation, or even for Striketober, we may remember 2022 as the Age of Affiliation - specifically with organized labor. Increasingly, however, the news is filled with images of retail employees picket...

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Strategic Labor Communications Planning

Labor communications should start before there is a union organizing campaign. The strategic labor communications plan is important to developing a strong culture of communications and regular outreach to employees and key stakeholders....

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Do I Need a Union Vulnerability Assessment?

A Union Vulnerability Assessment (UVA) has a dual purpose. One is to help your leaders identify and address current or potential problems to protect employee engagement and the positive employee relations your leaders have worked so diligently to dev...

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Are More People in Favor of Unions in 2022?

Many measurable changes are already occurring that point to a significant increase in union activity and union membership. This leads organizations to wonder if more people are in favor of unions this year than years prior....

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Is Payroll Security the Next Union Tactic?

It’s a fairly well-accepted fact that today, labor unions utilize the internet and data collection to grow union membership. From forming online worker groups to online union organizing campaigns through social media, labor unions have proven their...

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Who Has Weingarten Rights in Non-Union Workplaces?

As the following sections discuss, the rights of union and non-union employees to request a union representative be present during investigatory interviews with management concerning workplace behaviors has a history of change. It's important to unde...

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How Does Brand Crisis Management Help You Stay Union-Free?

A crisis can damage a company’s brand or reputation, and the crisis may not even be of the company’s own making. The nature of the crisis determines the consequences, and they can be long-term, like your workforce deciding it needs to unionize. I...

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White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment

Ever since political parties changed in the federal administration, there hasn't been any doubt the White House would find multiple ways to make it easier for labor unions to gain membership and make it harder for employers to counter unionization at...

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Protected Concerted Activity Surrounding Email and Social Media

There are many forms of protected concerted activity. It could be as simple as your employees wearing buttons and pins with a labor union logo or as complex as a work stoppage to get management's attention for an employee issue. Following are some mo...

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Are Labor Unions Bringing Back Small Bargaining Units?

Micro-Units are small bargaining units that don’t include all employees. They are a carved out group of employees claiming they have interests different from the rest of the workforce and wanting to unionize....

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