Johann Tasker

About Johann Tasker

Tough love do you have the heart?

14 Feb 2006

Dealing with performance management leaves many employers with a bad taste in their mouths, according to our Tough Love survey. What can HR do about it? Johann Tasker investigates

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T&G called in over migrant worker problem in Wales

17 Aug 2005

Migrant workers call in union over jobs and accommodation problems in Wales.

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Thai Airways to halve LA workforce

17 Aug 2005

Thai Airways, which has reported its largest quarterly loss in six years, is to lay off half its staff in Los Angeles

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Buerk says women’s rise has reduced men to

16 Aug 2005

Veteran news reader Michael Buerk has complained that women are becoming more powerful in the workplace – reducing men to little...

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Agilent Technologies to axe thousands of jobs

16 Aug 2005

Agilent Technologies, the world’s biggest manufacturer of testing equipment, is to eliminate thousands of jobs as part of a restructuring plan to cut costs by $450m (£249m)

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Closing the divide

1 Mar 2005

A landmark decision, which could result in £300m compensation for female NHS workers, recently highlighted differences in pay between men and women

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Forward planning helps charity with tsunami response

1 Mar 2005

Being prepared enabled Save the Children to move quickly to the second stage of the recovery effort in South East Asia. Johann Tasker reports

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BT bucks trend as young are hit by ageism at work

1 Mar 2005

Telecoms giant BT is expanding its apprenticeship scheme, part of its continuing efforts to tempt high-calibre young employees into the company.

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Police force gets more PC

12 Oct 2004

It is unlawful to treat staff with disabilities less favourably than able-bodied employees. Johann Tasker assesses the impact this could have on the police force

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Engagement equals productivity

5 Oct 2004

Employee engagement is a trusted motivational tool, yet only the most high-profile organisations are truly taking it seriously.
If you...

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