Resources for Labor Unions

Labor unions need resources. Billhighway provides them. Gain access to an ever-growing wealth of information from people who have been in your shoes. Learn from the mistakes made in the past so they are not repeated in your future.

Furloughed Federal Workers Get Help From Associations
Furloughed Federal Workers Get Help From Associations
Associations around the spectrum are encouraging their members to offer aid to furloughed federal employees—as are some event venues.
9 Questions to Ask Yourself if Payroll ‘Protection’ is Introduced in Your State
9 Questions if Payroll ‘Protection’ is Introduced in Your State
Payroll ‘protection’ bills are being pushed through state legislatures are aiming to eliminate the ability to collect dues/political contributions.
Every Threat is an Opportunity: What One Organization Did After Losing Payroll Deductions
What One Organization Did After Losing Payroll Deductions
Read how the New South Wales Teachers Federation lost payroll deduction, created a switch campaign, words advice and closing statement on their journey.
What’s Next for the Labor Movement? Tackling the Unknown
What’s Next for the Labor Movement? Tackling the Unknown
Do you wonder what other unions are doing to combat the labor movement? We interviewed the Executive Director of the Michigan Education Association, the Deputy Director at the American Federation of Teachers and a labor consultant about the loss of payroll and the impact of RTW.
Be Prepared No Matter What Legislation Comes Your Way
Be Prepared No Matter What Legislation Comes Your Way
With opposing legislation ebbing and flowing through our state and federal Houses and Senates it’s important to be prepared for anything. With deceptive phrases such as “Right-to-Work” and “paycheck protection” the future is unpredictable.
Curveballs Keep Tripping You Up? Pick a Partner That’s Tried and True.
How to Pick an Experienced Partner to Avoid Curveballs
With unfavorable legislation continuously rearing its ugly head, it’s tough to know exactly how to prepare. Find a payment solution partner.
How to Combat Loss of Payroll & RTW Legislation With Technology
How to Combat Loss of Payroll & RTW Legislation With Technology
Looking for a member dues solution because you’ve lost payroll deduction OR you want to get out from under the looming cloud?
Not Your Father’s Union: The Playing Field is Changing Fast
Not Your Father’s Union: The Playing Field is Changing Fast
In the world of union dues and agency fees, the playing field is changing fast. The rise of right-to-work laws in some states, litigation against fair-share fees and the questions left by the turn of events in the federal decision means it’s hard to stay at the top of your game.
Does the LM-2 Process Feel Like Nails on a Chalkboard?
Does the LM-2 Process Feel Like Nails on a Chalkboard?
The LM-2 (Labor-Management) is an annual process completed by unions. This process can be frustrating at times. Take this quick assessment to get started.
What’s Next for Labor Unions? With a 4-4 Tie in Friedrichs v. CTA Our Senior Advisor Speaks Up.
What’s Next for Labor Unions? Our Senior Advisor Speaks Up
To gain a better perspective on where this leaves unions, specifically at a state level, we sat down with our trusted Senior Advisor, Ron Krouse, to collect his thoughts on the chaos this court case has brought about.
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3 Defining Traits of Millennials That Your Union Needs to Know
How do you picture your organization 10 years from now? Will you still be there? We'll share 3 defining traits of Millennials that your union needs to know.
If You Couldn’t Collect PAC/COPE Contributions via Payroll…What Would You Do?
What If You Couldn’t Collect PAC/COPE Contributions via Payroll?
On January 6th, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed into law, SB 571, now referred to as Public Act 269 - changing PAC/COPE Contributions via payroll.
Three Ways Labor Unions Can Leverage Technology to Maximize Member Value
How Labor Unions Can Leverage Technology to Maximize Member Value
Members have always been, and will always be your number one priority. Here's 3 ways to leverage technology to maximize member value.
An Interview With the Former Controller of the MEA
Alternative Dues: An Interview With the Former Controller of the MEA
We asked Brandon Teenier, from the Michigan Education Association (MEA), a few question about how alternative dues was the solution.
Payroll Deduction in Jeopardy: There is Another Way!
Payroll Deduction in Jeopardy: There is Another Way!
The Labor Movement is facing unprecedented challenges. The once simple administrative task by the Employer to deduct union dues has now been eliminated.
Billhighway Continues to Invest in Labor Unions: Hires a Senior Labor Advisor
Billhighway Hires a Senior Labor Union Advisor
With payroll deduction programs being threatened nationwide, Billhighway brings on Ron Krouse as a Senior Advisor to assist in dues payment platform.