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Gig Economy Is Not The Only Show In Town
New research shows that in the economy of the near future, growth in retail employment may trump that in social care.
Posted: 20 March 2017
Who wouldn’t want to work on Brexit?
Work on Brexit is exciting, challenging and vital for the future of the nation – how come it sometimes doesn't feel that way for those most closely involved?
Posted: 17 March 2017
Of The Moment, For The Moment
Why you need to be at the Unions21 Conference
Posted: 14 March 2017
Bargaining For The Future
The Chair of the Prime Minister's Review of Modern Employment Practices shares his thinking
Posted: 10 March 2017
Talent And How To Keep It
We all know talent when we see it - but how do we keep our brightest and best reps?
Posted: 7 March 2017
The Annual Performance Review May Be Dead, But Beware False New Dawns
A “Martini” approach to performance review may be alluring. But where are the limits to and control on such an all-enveloping mode of assessment?
Posted: 3 March 2017
The Future of Work Must Be Written By Us
As throughout history, only concerted action and sustained pressure on government and employers will make them act to improve the lives of working people.
Posted: 28 February 2017
Thank You For The Music
National and local funding bodies must recognise the importance of public investment in the arts.
Posted: 24 February 2017
Unions Need Good Governance
Unions demand good governance from employers - but what does that look like for our own organisations?
Posted: 21 February 2017
A #heartunion is not just for crises
Posted: 13 February 2017