Closed Shop

A pre-entry closed shop is a form of union security agreement under which the employer agrees to hire union members only, and employees must remain members of the union at all times in order to remain employed. A post-entry closed shop is an agreement requiring all employees to join the union if they are not already members. International Labour Organization covenants do not address the legality of closed shop provisions, leaving the question up to each individual nation. The legal status of closed shop agreements varies widely from country to country, ranging from bans on the agreement to extensive regulation of the agreement to not mentioning it at all.
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  • The agency CEO who finds she can have it all

    …, they did above the line stuff. I was really young, and there was this account director at JWT. I remember this account director saying to me, “In order to get power, you have to give up power.” And he said, “Watch me in this meeting.” He was a master. He didn’t make JWT the star, even though it was such a big agency. And it was sort of integration…

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