Was BA chaos caused by rush to privatisation?

first_imgBritish Airways has been in the news recently for all the wrong reasons. Andthe well-publicised industrial unrest at the company this month is yet anotherblow to the self-proclaimed ‘nation’s favourite airline’. Strike threats, staffdissatisfaction, huge cost-cutting measures and a sickness absence bill of £60mall add up to a company in crisis. But why does it find itself in this mess? Alack of a clear people strategy when first privatised in the 1980s could be oneof the reasons. Turn to page 3 for one leading people expert’s view. Related posts:No related photos. Was BA chaos caused by rush to privatisation?On 24 Aug 2004 in Personnel Today Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Articlelast_img