– Re: Newly hired business reps, qualifications?
In Reply To
STATEMENT OF DOUGLAS MCCARRON, GENERAL PRESIDENT, UNITED BROTHERHOOD OF CARPENTERS AND JOINERS OF AMERICA, washington, DC
Mr. McCarron. Thank you, Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee...........................
Over the past 30 years, our industry has become regional, but while the industry changed, we did not. While contractors expanded their range, pursuing work in an area that might encompass several cities or even several States, we were restricted by boundaries and procedures set 50, 75, or even 100 years ago. Without a regional structure to match the industry, the power of the membership became splintered and ineffective
" we were restricted by boundaries and procedures set 50, 75, or even 100 years ago."
SO WE NEED THE OLD ROBBER BARON PRINCIPALS BACK. IT SIMPLY MADE US TOO ACCOUNTABLE TO THE MEMBERS ! WEREN'T THE ROBBER BARONS EXPLORING REGIONS YET UNTAMED.
Then there's this: