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We help our clients earn, protect and retain their direct relationship privilege, as we have for nearly 40 years. We also help leaders in unionized work places protect management flexibility and engage their represented employees. We do this by teaching Approachable Leadership and educating leaders how to communicate lawfully, respectfully and effectively. We are the go-to partner for clients seeking to assess and mitigate risk, maintain early warning of employee relations problems, and prepare leaders for respectful and effective conversations that teach.

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SEIU Watch
As SEIU’s showdown with NUHW at Kaiser Permanente nears, SEIU stewards continue to resign their positions in order to support
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Facts Refute CNA Smokescreen
In an apparent attempt to deflect attention from their inability to secure a contract after 3 years of negotiations, the
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Runaway Returns To The Fold
As of October 1, the Laborers (LIUNA) will once again be a part of the AFL-CIO. The union had disaffiliated
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Don’t Shout Me Down!
When UAW International representatives showed up at a plant in Indianapolis this month to try to encourage the acceptance of
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EFCA Update
Washington’s pro-Big Labor officials handed the unions their third reprieve from transparency rules since taking over in November 2008. This
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AFL-CIO and SEIU Joining Forces!
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and SEIU President Mary Kay Henry are joining forces when it comes to political campaign contributions
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YouTube Video: Exposed: How SEIU’s “Corporate Campaign” Used Clinton’s Department of Labor
Check out this YouTube video covering: Exposed: How SEIU’s “Corporate Campaign” Used Clinton’s Department of Labor Watch this and others
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NUHW Going Broke?
The National Union of Health care Workers (NUHW) recently stated that they financially can not afford to pay a 1.57
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Scratch My Back, I’ll Scratch Yours!
Unions may not have the physical size they used to, but they remain able to pack a huge punch with
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Local 23 Sends International UAW Packing!
Check out this YouTube video covering: Local 23 sends International UAW Packing! Watch this and others on our union video
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“Scabs Go Home!”
UFCW 1994 MCGEO Organizing Coordinator Amy Miller is quoted by saying, “These scavengers are nothing more than scabs and they
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