Employment Law, Labor Unions & Social Media
FEBRUARY 16, 2011
Labor unions are using social media in new ways every day. Unions are faced with declining membership, and are turning to social media to promote issues, for organizing and for member outreach. Labor experts such as Phillip Wilson of the Labor Relations Institute predict that overall labor union activity will increase , including strikes, picketing, short term job actions, potential sabotage, increased organizing and rising corporate campaign activity.