Programme for change

Phillips, Lucy
May 2008
People Management;5/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p18
The article reports on the challenges being faced by the BBC after it relocated to a new state-of-the-art Scottish headquarters in 2007. The BBC will be smaller and more technically advanced operation. The 1,800 job cuts announced in 2007 by its director-general, Mark Thompson, will have taken effect. Despite the cutting-edge technology and modern facilities, initially many staff were not keen to move to what they considered a wasteland. INSETS: Waving goodbye to Television Centre;Lessons from the Scottish move.


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