You’ve all read about United Airlines replacing bonuses with a lottery and trying to tie it to their Core4 mission to become “known as the most caring airline in a highly-competitive industry”. It didn’t go over so well. In fact, it crashed and burned.
The announcement was made public on a Friday, and by the following Tuesday United announced they were “hitting the pause button” on the new rewards program. This, after a petition was signed by over 1000 supporters and the chairman of the union’s United council met with senior executives.
“Our intention was to introduce a better, more