Prospect

Journey to digital – developing new tools for reps

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The medium and language may be changing, but there is a lot about the move to digital that looks like traditional union organising. It is about bringing together the best of both worlds – new digital opportunities and effective organising. Unions have thrived when people have reacted to injustice...

Joint union project helps Somerset social enterprise improve lives and communities

The Union Learning Fund (ULF) project at Hinkley Point C, “Building a Learning Legacy”, has been supporting a not-for-profit social enterprise giving training and work experience in Somerset. Somerset Care and Repair (SCR) brings empty homes across the county back into use, making them available to...

Prospect fringe focuses on Apprenticeships

At this year's Prospect union conference in Bournemouth a packed fringe meeting focused on the question "Is apprenticeship reform the answer to the UK’s skills crisis?". With one quarter of UK vacancies remaining unfilled due to skills shortages, and technical and analytical skills being particularly lacking, the event looked at the apprenticeship...
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