COVID-19 Pandemic

The TEAM office staff continue to work remotely due to the presence of COVID-19 in Manitoba, but remain focused on providing assistance and support to TEAM members. We will continue to monitor emails, answer phone calls and return messages. Should you wish to discuss a matter with one of our staff, please contact: The front desk, Kelly Pokorny at, the Labour Relations Officer Alyssa Hung at, or our Executive Director at

Recent News

New and Noteworthy

April 28th 2021

  • Take-a-Break Gift Cards and Voting Package on Proposed Revisions to the Constitution and Bylaws
  • Bell Jobs for TEAM Members
  • Scholarship Updates
  • TEAM Membership Work Experience & Wellness Survey

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Downsizing of TEAM Jobs

April 13th 2021

In our EVRTIP Results memo of March 23rd, we advised that Bell targeted up to 35 TEAM positions for elimination and accepted 39 applications in the recent EVRTIP (plus an additional two from members who self identified just prior to the EVRTIP)......

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EVRTIP Results

March 23rd 2021

We do not yet know whether there will be any layoffs resulting from this recent round of downsizing; however, based on information received from Bell, we are able to provide.....

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EVRTIP Update and DB Pension Planning Webinar

March 8th 2021

  • EVRTIP Update
  • Defined Benefit (DB) Retirement Planning Webinar

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New and Noteworthy

October 29th 2020

  • New TEAM Labour Relations Officer
  • Annual General Meeting
  • Request to Updated Your Mailing Address

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New and Noteworthy

September 22nd 2020

  • Reminder TEAM Scholarships
  • IFPTE WSN Conference Call on Unconscious Bias
  • Increased DB Pension Contributions
  • TEAM Bargaining Unit Downsizing
  • Contact Information Update Request

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A Message from Bob Linsdell, TEAM Executive Director (retired)

August 25th 2020

Dear Members,

Before I fully settle into retirement, I wish to express my deep gratitude to the TEAM membership for the.....

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Bob Makes the IFPTE Weekly Recap!

August 19th 2020

Former IFPTE International Rep for Western Canada (and TEAM alum) Dee Gillies wrote a wonderful recap article on Bob's career......

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TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 Annual Scholarships

August 18th 2020

The Scholarship Committee is calling for applications to TEAM’s annual scholarship program. TEAM will award scholarships to.....

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Happy Retirement Bob!

August 7th 2020

TEAM would like to share our deepest gratitude, appreciation, love and respect for Executive Director Bob Linsdell.....

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More News

New and Noteworthy
Happy 4th of July
Happy Canada Day!
Canada Day Closure
Financial and Retirement Planning - Lump Sums and Tax Planning
New TEAM Executive Director
"God Damn Union Regulations"
The Cost of Workplace Stress
Financial and Retirement Planning Seminars
New and Noteworthy
...even more news.