THE PANHANDLER NEGOTIATION STRATEGY

As I said in an earlier document, Like all successful businesses Jack Cleveland Casino strictly controls costs. Waste not, want not. Especially labor costs. And most of all, overtime. In almost five years I have never been payed a penny more than I was owed. And that's how it should be. Likewise, although I wear … Continue reading THE PANHANDLER NEGOTIATION STRATEGY

1 – “There’s Good News And Bad News. Which Do You Want To Hear First?”

PART I That's what the doctor asked in a phone call not too long ago. "Tell me the good news", the optimist in me said. "You've got two days to live" said the doctor. "Jeeze, I said. "If that's the good news, what's the bad news?" "I was supposed to tell you yesterday", replied the … Continue reading 1 – “There’s Good News And Bad News. Which Do You Want To Hear First?”

Union President Davies Reluctantly Resigns

Dear Brothers & Sisters of Local Union 141: Like most of you I had never seen nor heard from any SPFPA union representative until a week ago yesterday when we began contract negotiations.  I just paid my dues and kept on trucking. Despite Mark Crawford's utter incompetence and willful disdain your committee was able to … Continue reading Union President Davies Reluctantly Resigns