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Union pay deals

Why it pays more than ever to be in a union

05 Apr 2014, By Guest

Since the financial crash, wages have been under pressure across the country. Food, energy, transport and housing costs have soared, to the point where in real terms, the average worker is £2000 worse off than they were in 2010. Latest statistics show that private sector pay growth has now just about caught up with ongoing…

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Back On Track: Unions, coalitions and job-creation

23 Feb 2011, By Guest

One challenge for unions in the 21st century is for unions not just to lead the defence of current employment, but to also be in the business of creating new jobs for future union members. One way to achieve this is through encouraging unions to build coalitions. In doing so we promote the role of…

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