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HEALTH AND SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE MORE THAN JUST PHYSICAL WELLBEING

Have you ever suffered an injury at work due to a hazardous work environment? It is well known that an unsafe physical working environment is connected to absence due to illness and poor work performance. However, mental health and overall wellbeing while at work is just as important. Many of us experience stress or anxiety […]

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EASY IDEAS FOR TIGHTENING YOUR BUDGETING BELT

Nothing puts more stress on life than uncertain financial times. We’re not suggesting bad things are going to happen. We’re just offering some friendly budgeting advice that can help all of us in uncertain times. In tight times, tighten up your credit use. Focus on paying cash for your purchases. Because the amount of cash […]

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EARNING WHAT YOU’RE WORTH WITH A UNION WAGE

When you think about it, we spend a huge chunk of our lives at work. And the money we earn is what fuels the rest of our life. It’s what pays the bills, feeds the family and allows us to pursue the other things we enjoy. So what’s wrong with wanting to earn the best […]

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Your rights at work: labour relations in Alberta

As a Teamsters Local 987 member, you hear it all the time: “Stand up for your rights!” Becoming a Teamster was your first step in the right direction, but do you ever wonder what exactly those rights are? We also hear that “knowledge is power,” but reading up about labour relations can be complicated. Thankfully, […]

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Simple Tips to Lower Vacation Stress

Planning a vacation can be daunting enough at the best of times, but you work hard to earn your time off and should make the absolute most out of it. One of the most important parts of planning a summer vacation is budgeting. Creating and following a vacation budget will help you relax while away […]

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