Labor-Management Partnerships Boost Training

Sunoo, Brenda Paik
April 1999
Workforce (10928332);Apr99, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p80
Discusses how labor-management partnerships boost training. Examples of labor and management partnerships that have successfully tackled the training issue; Information on the Institute for Career Development (ICD) in Indiana; Labor unions that have negotiated training through the collective bargaining agreements.


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