Georgia is home to one of the nation’s largest union construction jobs

Glenn Kelly, President of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) Local 8 Southeast, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast and discussed how the Vogtle nuclear plant, one of the largest union construction projects in the country, is taking place in Georgia, despite it being a So-Called “Right to Work” state. Continue reading

New union marketing tactics for unions in the south

A major challenge for unions is and always will be recruiting new members. It is even greater of a challenge for unions who have jurisdiction in So-Called “Right to Work” states. So what do they do to attract new members and contractors?

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 8 Southeast President Glenn Kelly explained to listeners today how they market themselves to potential members and contractors. Continue reading