The TUC's Organising Academy: an assessment

Heery, E., Simms, M. , Delbridge, R., Salmon, J. and Simpson, D. (2000) The TUC's Organising Academy: an assessment. Industrial Relations Journal, 31(5), pp. 400-415. (doi: 10.1111/1468-2338.00173)

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In 1998 the British Trades Union Congress established an Organising Academy to train a new generation of paid union organisers. This article reviews the first two years of the Academy and offers an initial evaluation. It seeks to gauge whether the initiative has prompted innovation in organision policy in unions and led to successful organising outcomes.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Simms, Professor Melanie
Authors: Heery, E., Simms, M., Delbridge, R., Salmon, J., and Simpson, D.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Management
Journal Name:Industrial Relations Journal
ISSN (Online):1468-2338

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