Prospect has specialist blogs about rights at work, health & safety and pensions. This is our 'everything else' blog - contributors from across the union about different events, campaigns, news and current affairs.
Bonds between employees are vital for managing stress and combating isolation
Being asked what you do for a living is, for a trade unionist, an opportunity and a challenge. It’s most fascinating when it arises in social situations where the person asking the question may have their own superficial but often well-established view of unions.
In Sweden, where the average gender pay gap is only 6%, the right to know what anyone earns is enshrined in the country’s constitution.
Dividends for shareholders in the UK’s energy network companies have been much higher than regulator Ofgem expected – but pay has declined