How to…

How to … run an insourcing campaign

UNISON branches are tackling insourcing with increasing success. The union has produced a new guide that will help others wishing to bring their members back in-house

How to participate in local elections

From ensuring you can vote, to campaigning against the far right, here are some key tips for the upcoming local elections. May the 4th be with you

UNISON section of large London demo taken from above

Top tips to build the turnout for the TUC demo

UNISON activists share their tried and tested ways of building support for a march and rally

How to get the vote out

What can activists do to encourage members to engage with their pay ballot? UNISON’s campaigns team offers some top tips and encouragement

How to help members facing bereavement

COVID-19 has seen UNISON members having to deal with intense levels of grief – both personally and as part of their jobs. But UNISON can help

How to access lockdown learning

One of the benefits of your UNISON membership is access to a whole host of free training and education

How to host an online event

With many of us working from home for the foreseeable future, assistant education officer Kathleen Jowitt looks at good practice when organising online meetings and events

It’s good to talk – especially now

A Yorkshire & Humberside branch, with the help of its local organiser, is making sure to touch base personally with every new member during lockdown

How to… keep learning in a time of crisis

Clair Hawkins and Kathleen Jowett of UNISON’s learning and organising service outline how we are supporting member learning and activist training during the COVID-19 crisis – and highlight the key role of union learning reps

How to… write a motion

Policy officer Michelle Singleton offers some help on the best way of writing a successful motion for conferences