Reasonable negotiations are based on the fact that all relevant information is available in good time to enable workers` representatives to discuss with employers` representatives in order to reach an agreement. While these difficult issues still need to be addressed, the team is pleased to announce that the first negotiation meeting with the GN was both positive and productive. Both parties committed to begin negotiating in good faith for a collective agreement, and the ensuing exchanges over the course of the week were consistent with that commitment in tone and spirit. The collective agreement with the NatSteel Employees Union was signed on April 29. How to negotiate remuneration in the self-employed sector, with some relevance for continuing education jobs or academies where there is collective bargaining.