News - 28.06.2016 klo 09.27

Here’s how the competitiveness contract changes your terms of employment

Here’s how the competitiveness contract changes your terms of employment

A new annual leave system for the commerce sector, encouragement to introduce self-notification of sick leave and a long stretch without pay rises – these are just a few of the changes brought about by the competitiveness contract for PAM members. Read more →

News - 27.06.2016 klo 16.11

‘Many doors can open up’

‘Many doors can open up’

Few Finns start working at the age of six.That’s everyday life for a child living in Iraq, as Berhan Ahmadi once did back in the day. A chef who has put down his roots in Finland, he is now explaining the rules of our world of work to asylum seekers. Read more →

News - 09.06.2016 klo 13.51

New SAK President Jarkko Eloranta: Fragmenting forms of work demand modern trade union movement approach

New SAK President Jarkko Eloranta: Fragmenting forms of work demand modern trade union movement approach

People working in new forms of work tend to be undetectable when it comes to the trade union radar, says Jarkko Eloranta, the newly elected President of SAK, the Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions. Unions must be able to identify these people and reach out to them. In short, get them on board and improve their situation, he stressed. Read more →