No relevant skillsMarch 19, 2017
Do you know why he hired him? she asked. The new employee in question had no relevant skills, and did not, it seem, even have the right skills to figure out how to do the job.
He’s a friend, her colleague said. They have trusted each other for a long time.
She thought about that awhile, about all the things that would go undone, and, even more troubling, about all the things that would be done wrong.
What does that mean for us? she asked, finally.
It means, no matter what, we’re screwed.