Oh boy, this question inspired a brilliant story time comment from a Redditor who has since deleted their username. However, the story goes:
"I was interviewing a person for tier 1 help desk 12 years ago. The guy was a few minutes late no biggie. He had just about every certification under the sun and he brought proof. He was wicked smart. But he didn’t have a car and was taking the bus, however the job required you to have a car as we had multiple locations. After I interviewed him I talked to my boss and she didn’t want to hire him but it was ultimately up to me. I thought it over and I hired the guy, best employee I ever had. I picked him up and dropped him off and let him use my car to go offsite for about a month and then he bought a cheap car. He was 20 years old and was poor and just needed someone to give him a chance, so I did. He is awesome and is now a tier 3 tech and owns his own house and is married."
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