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idgiehkt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-14-07 07:36 PM
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10. He can control her.
That's probably what it is about. Doesn't want to lose control or be upstaged. She might end up downsized in the end anyway.


I have seen this kind of stuff my entire life. It sucks.
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  -My manager promoted the worst person in the group undeterred  Feb-14-07 06:42 PM   #0 
  - I bet if you watched them they have something going on.  Darth_Kitten   Feb-14-07 06:59 PM   #1 
  - I'm thinking illicit sex, someone who makes the 'boss' look good,  MichiganVote   Feb-14-07 07:04 PM   #2 
  - Project is over, I'm sure there's no sex between these two  undeterred   Feb-14-07 07:14 PM   #3 
     - Yup, thought so. Hang in there.  MichiganVote   Feb-14-07 07:23 PM   #5 
     - Dupe  MichiganVote   Feb-14-07 07:24 PM   #6 
     - He can control her.  idgiehkt   Feb-14-07 07:36 PM   #10 
        - you nailed it  undeterred   Feb-14-07 09:20 PM   #16 
  - The Peter Principle works, man  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-14-07 07:17 PM   #4 
  - that is it.  bleedingheart   Feb-15-07 02:17 PM   #21 
  - Yep, shit floats to the top in most cases.  graywarrior   Feb-15-07 02:19 PM   #22 
  - It's clearly the Dilbert principle in action.  philosophie_en_rose   Feb-14-07 07:24 PM   #7 
  - Why promote good workers out of the job they're doing well at?  ContraBass Black   Feb-14-07 07:25 PM   #8 
  - Was it because she was the only employee who applied?  Nicole   Feb-14-07 07:34 PM   #9 
  - well, thats another thing  undeterred   Feb-14-07 08:11 PM   #11 
     - Yeah, that makes a difference.  Nicole   Feb-14-07 08:20 PM   #13 
  - Corporate lesson  Capn Sunshine   Feb-14-07 08:19 PM   #12 
  - What the hell is wrong with some managers?  Generic Brad   Feb-14-07 08:42 PM   #14 
  - The people who can do the work are too valuable to promote.  GOPisEvil   Feb-14-07 08:45 PM   #15 
  - Ah, I've figured out the real reason.  undeterred   Feb-15-07 01:11 PM   #17 
  - That happens way too the military, we had a saying  av8rdave   Feb-15-07 01:20 PM   #18 
  - Well, if she's that worthless, she'll make a good IT manager  Strawman   Feb-15-07 01:27 PM   #19 
  - You cant promote the people who actually know how to work  AllegroRondo   Feb-15-07 01:29 PM   #20 

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