British AirwaysEarlier, this week my attention been drawn by the unsettling article in Financial Times. The author, Lucy Kellaway examined rather unusual case scenario with British Airways letting own employees to choose if they rather work for a month with full pay, “volunteer” for a month with no pay whatsoever, or take a month off work, again, with no pay.

Such an eccentric request is a cause of the company’s critical cost-cutting strategy, which lead to the scaling down of the employee wages. Additionally, Kellaway puts a point forward about the added value on the survival of the company and the pressure point to diminish workers’ pay.

I would like to carry the idea and ask You: would you rather … ?

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