Does my boss actually want me to do any work?

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The title of this article was the crescendo of my friend Rob*, during an impassioned call with him last week. Rob has recently taken on a new junior leadership role in a great company. I say recently, but he signed the contract in March 2020, had his first day scheduled for the beginning of April 2020, before this was deferred, first to June, and finally to August. Rob works in an office for a meetings and…