Notice - 22.08.2018 klo 14.36Society

PAM’s Executive Committee invites Prime Minister Sipilä to its meeting

PAM’s Executive Committee invites Prime Minister Sipilä to its meeting

Service Union United PAM President Ann Selin is extending an invitation to Prime Minister Juha Sipilä to the meeting of PAM’s Executive Committee to discuss the matters agreed in the competitiveness pact. Read more →

Notice - 21.08.2018 klo 13.02Union conference

PAM preparing for union’s congress – new PAM President to be elected in summer 2019

PAM preparing for union’s congress – new PAM President to be elected in summer 2019

The Executive Committee of Service Union United PAM has set the objective of mustering 1000 candidates in the congress election next spring. In the elections, votes will be cast for the union congress, which among other things will elect a successor to President Ann Selin, who is stepping down after serving as PAM’s President for almost 17 years. Read more →

Article - 20.08.2018 klo 06.15Work wellbeing

Damn, I forgot to mention that too! – It pays to prepare for performance appraisals in advance

Damn, I forgot to mention that too! – It pays to prepare for performance appraisals in advance

According to Heli Hannonen of the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, it’s worth thinking out in advance what things you definitely want to say. Read more →

News - 17.08.2018 klo 15.16Society

Online point-of-sale systems are an effective way to combat economic crime

Online point-of-sale systems are an effective way to combat economic crime

The grey economy can be prevented by introducing fiscal, or real-time, point-of-sale (POS) systems. Introducing these systems would boost tax revenue, and would also promote fair competition. Read more →

News - 16.08.2018 klo 10.44Training

SASK is yet again training Fair work ambassadors – Apply now!

SASK is yet again training Fair work ambassadors – Apply now!

Are you interested in international engagement and solidarity work? SASK's popular training for becoming a Fair work ambassador is organised between 29 and 30 September at Hotel Haga in Helsinki. Read more →

Notice - 15.08.2018 klo 14.45Legislation

The government’s planned severance act will silence women – PAM’s Ann Selin and JHL’s Päivi Niemi-Laine call for an impact of the gender impacts

The government’s planned severance act will silence women – PAM’s Ann Selin and JHL’s Päivi Niemi-Laine call for an impact of the gender impacts

The government’s plans to amend the Employment Contracts Act and to weaken the individual’s protection against dismissal will hit female-dominated sectors hardest. In the opinion of the union bosses, the plan is a threat to equal opportunities and will increase gender inequality in the labour market. Read more →

Article - 30.07.2018 klo 13.55

Threat of violence needs to be assessed in advance at workplaces in the hospitality sector Read more →

Article - 20.07.2018 klo 13.00

Plenty of jobs available in service sectors – employment outlook good for those just completing training Read more →

News - 05.07.2018 klo 15.03

Almost half of all contacts, which are made to the employee rights advisory service for immigrants, comes from the service sectors Read more →

Article - 02.07.2018 klo 15.32

Non-disclosure agreements must not prevent problems from being raised at workplaces Read more →