There has been much discussion and lots of questions at the union hall recently regarding the Classification/Compensation Study the City of Grand Rapids is doing at this time. Many have opinions, so we're posting the list of "Frequently Asked Questions" and subsequent answers that we received from the City.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2016
COME OUT FOR A WONDERFUL DAY OF GOLFING
Join your GREIU Union Brothers and Sisters for a day of Union Pride, Unity, Fun, Food, Drinks and Prizes!
(This course allows you to bring your own beer and/or soda)
Facts and figures on union membership for 2015, Michigan sees uptick in union members
WASHINGTON DC February 5, 2016– Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor released its annual report on union membership and earnings.
Nationally, the union membership rate– the percent of wage and salary workers who were members of unions– remained largely unchanged from 2014 to 2015.
Settle, Stipulate & Keep it Simple
At the Miami program last week, one of New York’s top labor arbitrators gave advice on three, infrequently discussed aspects of labor-management relations.
There are two schools of arbitrators - those who will suggest that the parties settle and those who come into the hearing with only the intention of writing a decision.