What makes a person want to be a union rep? The author shares some of his experiences based on his career in labor relations.
The author lists changes he would like to see made to the labor relations statute.
Procedures and appropriate arrangements are an important subject in bargaining. The author illustrates how these work with a hypothetical case study.
How much do you know about collective bargaining? Take this short quiz to test your knowledge.
President Biden is nominating two people for positions at the FLRA – one is for General Counsel and one is for becoming a Member of the FLRA.
Can a federal union bargain over management rights? As the author explains, the answer is not so simple.
Unions support the Biden Administration and represent federal employees. Will vaccine negotiations delay or prevent federal employees from returning to their offices?
A Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by the FLRA in a long-simmering dispute involving AFGE and the Bureau of Prisons.
By law, bargaining agreements are subject to approval by agency heads. The author lists the good and bad that can be inherent with this process.
Ground rules are important for conducting negotiations in bargaining. These are some suggestions on how to use them effectively.