Despite government bail-out measures and court rulings in their favour, Qantas has laid off more than 8,000 staff since April, drawing ire from the ACTU.
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce this morning announced that 6,000 employees will lose their jobs as a direct result of the coronavirus.
As a result of the coronavirus, Qantas has decided to cut international flights and two-thirds of its workforce, citing a period without pay as ‘inevitable’.
Due to the coronavirus, Qantas has announced that they’re limiting flights to Asia. Their CEO has also asked his employees to consider taking unpaid leave.
The Qantas Lounge is a great representation of how wilful complacency can neglect the core demographic and strangle evolution of the product.