Events Calendar

Zoom Class: Contract Negotiations: Week #4

02.24.2021

2021-02-24 2021-02-24 America/New_York Zoom Class: Contract Negotiations: Week #4 http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11926 MNA MNA donotreply@massnurses.org

There will be a Zoom Labor School presentation offered for all MNA members on the following dates.

Feb. 3, Wednesday  6:30 – 8 p.m.

  • Organizing model vs. Servicing Model Approaches
  • Bargaining calendar - Beginning the process
  • Legal notices and the legal basis for bargaining
  • Subjects of bargaining
  • Preparing for bargaining and the bargaining team
  • Contract Action Team

 

Feb. 10, Wednesday  6:30 – 8 p.m.

  • Stages of negotiations
  • Contract surveys and formulating proposals
  • Priories, goals, and themes
  • Researching the employer and the unon
  • Information requests
  • Decision-making process
  • At the bargaining table

 

Feb. 17, Wednesday  6:30 – 8 p.m.

  • The Initial Session & Ground Rules
  • Presenting Initial Proposals
  • Roles and conduct at the table
  • Chief Negotiator
  • Proposal and Counter-Proposal Exchange
  • Contract Campaigns
  • Wring Contract Language

 

Feb. 24, Wednesday  6:30 – 8 p.m.

  • Role of the Caucus
  • Mediation
  • Bargaining Impasse
  • Contract Expiration and Extensions
  • Contract Costing
  • Selling the Contract
  • Committee Recommendation & Ratification
  • Strikes and Job Actions

 

To register, please send an email to Joe Twarog at jtwarog@mnarn.org and please indicate the bargaining unit where you work. The Zoom link will be sent to you in advance of the class.

Download the Labor School Contract Negotiations 2021 PDF flyer.

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