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Alexis Hinde

Alexis Hinde is an Assistant Business Agent with the Directors Guild of Canada, British Columbia. She publishes a bi-weekly column entitled Debunking Collective Agreement Myths with Alexis Hinde for the DGC BC's Newsletter to Members and can be seen out on set visits. If you see her, make sure to say hello!

Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: RSP Contributions

I know from experience that when you're working 80 hours a week, thoughts of retirement could not be further from your mind.

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: Promulgated

SO WHAT DOES PROMULGATED EVEN MEAN ANYWAY?

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: Permit Requests

If a Member can't be found, it's imperative to submit permit requests prior to hiring a non-member in a Member category.

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: Residency Documents

Some of you may have noticed recently that the DGC is assisting productions on follow up with residency documents. What the what? Why is this happening?

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: Associate vs. Full Member

There's some confusion among the Membership about the difference between Associate Members and Full Members, and who can work in which positions with or without a permit. 

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: Stat Holidays

SO HOW DOES STAT HOLIDAY PAY WORK, ANYWAY?

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Debunking Collective Agreement Myths: WE ARE A UNION

"The DGC is a guild, not a union."

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