Showtime At Athene
It's 11:30 a.m. at Athene Software Inc. in Boulder, Colo., and job applicant Carl Drews, in a spanking white shirt and striped tie, is standing in front of a conference room jammed with employees clad in denim and plaid. "Today, I'm going to tell you about the weirdest day of my life," he announces. Then, Drews launches into a slide show about his 1995 vacation in Sulawesi, Indonesia. The climax comes when the mild-mannered software engineer describes how he got stuck for a few terrifying minutes while crawling through a burial cave full of grinning skulls.
To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.
If you believe that you may have received this message in error please let us know.
- Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody’s Counting
- Turns Out It Will Be Congress’s Fault When Stocks Crash
- Why a Pub in the Middle of Nowhere Was Named the World’s Best Restaurant
- Facebook and Google Helped Anti-Refugee Campaign in Swing States
- Ford to Take $267 Million Hit From Recall of F-Series Trucks