“What’s missing in this young recruit’s career?” I asked.
“I don’t know,” Arlene replied. “All she seemed interested in was how many vacation days she is going to get.”
“Why do you think she is focused on her vacation days? What’s missing? What was missing in her work before she came to your company two months ago? And perhaps is still missing in her work?”
“I don’t know,” admitted Arlene. “It is pretty basic, entry level work. Perhaps there really isn’t that much to focus on, except how much vacation comes with the job.”
“You might be right be right about the job,” I agreed. “But what about the work?”