Don’t jump right to an election! Take the time to build support and a strong unit that can and will prevail in the end.
While there certainly are benefits to forming an independent union, you don’t have to go it alone. Joining an affiliated union can bring myriad benefits to you and your coworkers.
These two major forms of labor organizations have their advantages and disadvantages, and below, we’ve outlined which path might best suit your union needs.
Having a clear sense of member stakes is essential before heading to the negotiating table. So, what goes into a bargaining survey?
Once you’ve exhausted your internal options and know your unit is ready, it’s time to put the bosses on blast.