Digital Media Director Michelle Ellis brings monthly interviews and Digital Insights to inspire authentic online dialogue between leadership, organizers and current and future members.
009: Strategic Organizing with Local 6 "Some things you just can't afford NOT to invest in."
Local 6 Pres. Hank McKay, Bus. Agent/Organizer Corey Walter and a Local 6 Retired Activist tell us how they insulated their Local Union against a 5-year, 531-member loss - coming out with a net-gain of 370 members in that time.
008: Digital Insights: "We Are What We Consistently Do"
A follow-up to Episode 006: How Well Does Your Local Union Function to Support ORGANIZING? Digital Media Dir. Michelle Ellis helps you build a routine for improving your Local Union's visibility in the community; and explains how this formula can apply to any of the points on your "Organizer's Success Wheel."
References for this recording:
Podcast #6: podbean.com/ei/pb-g4arx-fdb5b6
Free Calendar pages: www.wiki-calendar.com
007: "When Labor Meets Community we can WIN" | A Political Discussion with Staff & Organizers from the BCTGM & AFL-CIO
How the American Rescue plan SAVED our Pensions, how the PRO Act will protect our right to Organize and how the Georgia Special Elections changed the game for Labor and the BCTGM.
Guests for this Episode:
Harry Kaiser, Political Dir./Asst. to President Anthony Shelton, BCTGM
John Price, Organizing Dir., BCTGM
David Driscoll-Knight, East Region Field Dir., AFL-CIO
Richard Womack, Asst. to AFL-CIO Pres. Richard Trumka
Jared Cummings, Rank & File Organizer, BCTGM Local 53 Exec. Board
Margaret McLaughlin, International Rep./Organizer, BCTGM
006: Digital Insights: How well does your Local Union function to support ORGANIZING?
Digital Media Director Michelle Ellis guides you through a visualization to measure your organization's daily Organizing momentum. CLICK HERE to download the worksheet used in this recording.
Listen to the follow-up training to this recording: 008: Digital Insights: "We Are What We Consistently Do"
005: Jasmine White & Local 149 Pres./Bus. Agent Letitia Malone - Grit and VICTORY at Blues City Brewery
Blues City Brewery employee Jasmine White and Local 149 (Memphis, Tenn.) Pres./Bus. Agent Letitia Malone discuss their journey to this December 2020 Organizing WIN.
004: Digital Insights: Growing Well-Engaged Public Facebook Pages
Digital Media Director Michelle Ellis gives four tips for growing/maintaining engagement on your organization's Facebook page(s).