posted by jessica.sooknanan in Money / Career

Outsource your job to China!

January 17, 2013

One worker at a U.S. company outsourced his own job to China.  He paid a Chinese consulting firm 20% of his $250,000 salary to do his job for him. 

"Bob," as he is nicknamed, worked for a critical-infrasturcture company.  His fluency in several programming languages earned him a job writing code.  "His" work always received excellent remarks for being clean and well written.

He still showed up to work everyday, but spent it watching cat videos and surfing Reddit. 

Is this guy a slacker, or a genius? 

Would you ever outsource your job like "Bob"?



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