Via Cannabis News:
Some senior FBI managers have been deeply frustrated that they could not hire applicants who acknowledged occasional marijuana use in college, but in some cases already perform top-secret work at other government agencies, such as the CIA or State Department.
That’s right. By eliminating marijuana smokers, you’re dumbing down the FBI! And of course it’s true. Almost 50% of the U.S. population has tried pot. That’s a huge reduction in your hiring pool.
You mean you’d use actual decision-making in your hiring and find the best person for the job? What a concept! Except, that’s how I’ve always hired people. I didn’t realize I was so far ahead of the field. Maybe it would work in other areas.
“The point is, they can’t fill those spots,” Drusendahl said. “This is a microcosm of what’s happening outside in the rest of the world.
Yep, it’s getting difficult to keep up with that zero tolerance stuff and still have a competent work force.
Thank you, Tommy.