Employment Law GB541 Course materials

Feb 3rd, 2012
Studypool Tutor
Kaplan University
Price: $60 USD

Tutor description

union avoidance project

Word Count: 3459
Showing Page: 1/13
Union Avoidance ProjectNameDateCourseCollegeInstructorAbstractCompanies are afraid of unions taking over the role of employee employer negotiations for improving wok conditions. It is clear that labor unions do more harm than solve problems since they increase labor costs and do not work to benefit the business health. Companies are becoming more aggressive in ensuring unions stay out of the employer-employee relationship by employing avoidance strategies. Companies also recognize that it is important for them to treat employees well, by being more proactive in tackling labor issues, to achieve this. Companies develop strategic approaches to protect against union drives and calls for unionization. They improve employee relations by implementing open door policies among other things. This paper seeks to examine why companies are targets for labor unions and how organizations can avoid falling prey to union action by employees. (Key words: labor unions, union drives, unionization, avoidance)Union Avoidance ProjectAvoiding unions in a company is becoming a priority for most companies today and this is with good reasons. A company that is able to stay without union's reserves the ability to run things as they see fit and save a lot of money for the company in the long term. According to Kaufman, & Taras (2001), if a company is unable to stay union free, studies suggest that the labor cost are likely to increase to significant proportions w

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Wow this is really good.... didn't expect it. Sweet!!!! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1829 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors