Increase the effectiveness of union leadership by learning basic management skills. Topics include: analyzing leadership styles; goal setting; problem solving; time management and group decision-making techniques. This is 16 classroom hours.
"I learned techniques and processes that will be useful in furthering the goals of our union."
- Mike Meyer, UFCW 22
Developing Union Leadership Skills
No matter how intelligent or highly skilled you are, you need the support and cooperation of your members to be an effective labor leader. This one-day workshop will teach skills which will strengthen the union through your improved personal effectiveness.
Increasing Your Local Union's Political Effectiveness
Political involvement, which encompasses much more than merely voting, is critical to raising levels of fairness and justice in the workplace and community. Leaders can learn about educating members and others about the political importance of political involvement.
Strategic Planning for Executive Boards
An intensive workshop for local union, central labor council, or state association leaders to help them realistically assess where they are now and plan what they can expect to accomplish during their term of office. This is 16 classroom hours.