Magazine : Archives : 3rd Quarter 2022

Last Word

A Conversation with Randell Leach Employees are increasingly petitioning to form unions, according to the latest statistics with the National Labor Relations Board. Petitions rose 57% in the six month period from October 2021 to March 2022, and successful unionization drives have occurred at some locations of Amazon.com, Starbucks Corp. and Google parent Alphabet. Less than 1.1% of bank employees were represented by a union as of late 2021, according to the Committee for Better Banks and the Communication Workers of America union — significantly less than the national workforce average of 10.3%. One exception is $1.6 billion Beneficial State...