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Phil Teaches COPE in Ardmore

Phil Teaches COPE in Ardmore

The Arbuckle Area SHRM chapter and the Southern Oklahoma Leadership Luncheon came together Jan. 12th to host LRI President Phil Wilson, as he addressed the core leadership skill of follow up and follow through. Phil led the group through one of the learning modules of...

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Phil Quoted on $7.8 Million Ruling Against SEIU

Phil Quoted on $7.8 Million Ruling Against SEIU

For nearly a decade, Professional Janitorial Services has been fighting for justice against the Service Employees International Union. The union was finally found guilty of "wrongfully interfering" in PJS business while targeting them in a union organizing drive. SHRM...

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Wilson Quoted on First Ever Lockout in Higher Education

Wilson Quoted on First Ever Lockout in Higher Education

Earlier this month, the first lockout ever in higher education was conducted at Long Island University – Brooklyn. This comes after "five of the last six contract negotiations resulted in strike votes by its faculty." With classes starting soon after negotiations were...

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Unions On The Campaign Trail

Unions On The Campaign Trail

Although it is typical for Big Labor to throw all of its support behind the Democratic candidate for president, and for most of union member voters to follow suit, this year could be quite different.  Democrat supporters are more squeamish about Clinton, and Trump is...

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Wilson on NLRB’s Replacement Worker Ruling

Wilson on NLRB’s Replacement Worker Ruling

SHRM magazine wrote an article on the NLRB's May 31 ruling that restricts employers right to permanently replace striking workers, with a focus on employer intent. They reached out to Phil for comment. “Everyone is motivated to damage the other side...That is the...

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Phil Quoted in Reuters

Phil Quoted in Reuters

Phil Wilson is quoted in today's Reuters article on unions, Uber and the gig economy. Click here to read the article.

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Phil Featured in AMA Quarterly

Phil Featured in AMA Quarterly

Check out Phil's feature article "Are YOU the Reason Your Employees Are Leaving?" in the Spring edition of the American Management Association's Quarterly Journal (page 39). The article dives into the research and thought process behind Approachable Leadership. Click...

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Wilson Quoted on Verizon Strike

Wilson Quoted on Verizon Strike

According to Phil Wilson, the CWA doesn't have near the muscle today that it had back in 2000, when 85,000 Verizon employees went on strike. With a smaller employee base and only about half as many union members going on strike, Verizon doesn't seem to have difficulty...

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Fast Company Asks Phil Wilson About Leadership

Fast Company Asks Phil Wilson About Leadership

For a recent Fast Company magazine article titled "6 Signs That You're Management Material," Phil Wilsons recent writings about the value of approachability as a leader struck a chord. Point number 2 of the article is "You're Approachable," and quoted Phil, "If you're...

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Phil Wilson Featured in SHRM Persuader Rule Article

Phil Wilson Featured in SHRM Persuader Rule Article

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) featured comments by Phil Wilson in its recent article addressing the Persuader Rule, published today in the Federal Register. Phil addressed the potential impact upon law firms, trade association meetings, and employee...

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Daily Caller Quotes Wilson…Sort Of

Daily Caller Quotes Wilson…Sort Of

We appreciate it when we are contacted by the media to present our perspective on a topic, or when they quote from one of our articles. And while we appreciate the Daily Caller attempting to bring a wider audience to Phil's latest Labor Relations Insight article on...

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Star Wars Leadership

Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters this weekend in one of the most anticipated movie events of all time. I personally cannot wait. I don't know about you, but I think this whole Star Wars thing just might catch on! I'll never forget going to the first Star...

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Phil on UAW Win at Volkswagen

Phil on UAW Win at Volkswagen

In a Times Free Press article, published yesterday, Phil addresses the question: "What does the UAW vote mean for VW and auto manufacturing across the country?" His response addresses the fact that UAW's fight is not over. The determining factor in whether or not this...

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