“Unions no longer serve the members they so adamantly say they are trying to protect.”
Bill C-377: The government forcing a private entity (a union) to make their financial statements public is downright scary.
Mike has worked in both the union and non-union side of the electrical business for 25 years. Though he’s a conservative, he hates the proposed Harper government legislation to force unions to publicly disclose their spending.
Is it really a good idea to tell the public not to pay electricians until a Certificate of Inspection has been produced? Really?
Obviously the Electrical Safety Authority takes its job more seriously than the College of Physicians and Surgeons does.
Ontario’s ESA fines another unlicensed electrician, warns public not to pay bills without Certificate of Inspection “in hand”
The ESA is really beginning to get the public’s attention with its campaign to fine (and in one case, imprison) unlicensed electricians
Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba all posted declines in building permit activity in September.
Less than 7 per cent of complaints to the Consumer Protection Office, in Manitoba, during the past year were about contractors
“She’s bought her first house, and she wants to play Martha Stewart. Unfortunately, she has the budget of Wilma Flintstone.”
“The lack of courage to delegate properly, and the knowledge of how to do it, is one of the most general causes of failures in organizations.”
Mike Draper’s seven ‘Proposal Killers,’ if you commit one of them, will cost you profitable jobs you should have been doing.