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Kiwi Lessons In Union Innovation or From Middle-Earth to Game of Thrones
The first in a new series of Union21 podcasts is here. Becky and Simon talk to Andrea Fromm and Kirsten Windelov of New Zealands PSA union. Plus: the PDA's victory in their campaign for recognition from Boots, and the outlawing of zero-hour contracts in Ireland.
Posted: 18 March 2019
Changing Collective Bargaining
Union representation is the most effective way for workers to ensure their voices are heard but we must find new ways of collective negotiation to help address the serious challenges facing the UK economy and labour force today - read our latest blog by Melanie Simms, Professor of Work and Employment, University of Glasgow.
Posted: 8 March 2019
Collective Voice for a Living Wage
Unions have played an important part in spreading the Living Wage in parts of the economy where they are present, but could they do more?
Posted: 28 February 2019
On the side of the Good? An Introduction to A New Theory of Industrial Relations by Connor Cradden
Posted: 22 February 2019
Lessons For Collective Voice From Europe
Posted: 14 February 2019
Collective Voice in a post Brexit UK?
Posted: 7 February 2019
Lessons from New Zealand
Posted: 24 January 2019
How Collective Bargaining Controls Algorithms & Other Tales From Sweden
Posted: 10 December 2018
Exploring the relationship between organising and communications
Posted: 7 December 2018
The Forgotten Workers: Tackling low-paid workers with multiple jobs
Posted: 19 November 2018