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Lesson learned: NEVER refer a friend to a project you currently work in, because that friend may end up being a poor performer. 🤦🏻‍♂️

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"I usually say I know he/she is available but haven't worked with them. You can talk to them to see if they have the skills. "

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Yeah. You have to always acknowledge that there are people who you like to hang out with, but would want to work with.

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I tend to ask a third, neutral party to vet the person out, since I am afraid this will happen to me

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Feel your pain. Made that mistake once too, and never again.

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