Saturday 25 March 2017

Brendan Keenan: Talking about a revolution in how the public sector works

Trade union leaders not only have to sell the 'transformation' agreement to workers but also to management or else our services will suffer

Brendan Keenan

Brendan Keenan

THERE is a story of a man who staged his own funeral to see how many friends he had. No one turned up.

The trade union leaders who accepted the 'transformation' agreement last week may think they know how he felt.

It would be going too far to say they have staged their own funeral. Things are not quite so desperate as all that.

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