06 Nov

Why bad employees don’t get fired by CNN.com

Good information from this article here. Below are the bullet points:

  1. The employee has a relationship with someone higher up.
  2. The boss relies on the employee.
  3. The employee brings more value to the company than he or she costs.
  4. The boss thinks it could be worse.
  5. The boss is afraid of the employee.
  6. The boss feels sorry for the employee.
  7. The boss doesn’t want to go through the hiring process.
  8. The employee knows something.
  9. The employee has everybody fooled.
  10. He or she is not really a bad employee.