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Kiwi Lessons In Union Innovation or From Middle-Earth to Game of Thrones

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

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

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

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

Lessons For Collective Voice From Europe

Posted: 14 February 2019

Collective Voice in a post Brexit UK?

Collective Voice in a post Brexit UK?

Posted: 7 February 2019

Lessons from New Zealand

Lessons from New Zealand

Posted: 24 January 2019

How Collective Bargaining Controls Algorithms & Other Tales From Sweden

How Collective Bargaining Controls Algorithms & Other Tales From Sweden

Posted: 10 December 2018

Exploring the relationship between organising and communications

Exploring the relationship between organising and communications

Posted: 7 December 2018

The Forgotten Workers: Tackling low-paid workers with multiple jobs

The Forgotten Workers: Tackling low-paid workers with multiple jobs

Posted: 19 November 2018