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Author Archives: CMG
By CMG  •  Posted on May 8, 2015

A reminder that we will hold a Ratification meeting and conference call for 12:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15 to discuss the new Memorandum of Agreement between your union and Thomson Reuters, and take questions. If you cannot make the … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 8, 2015

Your bargaining committee sat down with Pagemasters management yesterday to begin negotiations to renew the collective agreement. We told management there was a high degree of consensus on the priorities that you set in the surveys and the membership meeting: … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 7, 2015

Our collective agreement requires the employer to provide notice when looking at significant changes with great impact on working conditions, and must consult the union so the two parties can examine the reason and nature of the change, its impact. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 6, 2015

The public forum will be followed by a hands-on workshop on how to increase voter turnout in people’s neighbourhoods Check to see when the national tour will be in your area: Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 6, 2015

Your pay packet will increase effective this pay period. You will now be receiving the annual increase of 1.75%, negotiated last year by your bargaining committee. If you are not yet top of scale in your job classification, you will … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 6, 2015

The National Grievance Committee met with the CBC at the end of April to address the grievances that were referred to the committee for resolution. The committee dealt with outstanding issues from the past round of meetings and resolved three … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 1, 2015

By the end of this deal, people at top of scale in the Reporter/Photographer/Deskperson classification will be among the highest paid journalists in the country.Technicians and translators in our bargaining unit are also compensated above the top-end of the industry average for those roles. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 30, 2015

By guest blogger Lise Lareau When people tune to the CBC – as they will – for the results from Alberta’s exciting election on Tuesday, they should be aware that nearly every videographer working on the show has a layoff … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 30, 2015

  Congratulations to Tiffany Foxcroft of CBC Toronto who won the  CMG Lottery to attend INPUT 2015, the conference of public television producers and programmers which will take place in Tokyo May 11-15.   “I’m very much a believer in and … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 29, 2015

The Canadian Media Guild has an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to make a difference in both the union and media worlds.   We are seeking an energetic and self-motivated Staff Representative  who will be based in our Toronto  office … Read more »

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