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The Fat and the Fired

Whoknows Wrote: Mar 07, 2013 4:59 AM
Depending on the job, being fat can be inefficient, but in most case probably not. I would expect someone to be graded on their ability to do the job, not their weight.

Put down that jelly donut, friend.

Your Buddha-like figure might make you appear cute and cuddly to some folks, but to the management of your company, those extra ounces of adipose, gathering ominously at what used to be your waist, could get you in serious career trouble.

You knew that being overweight could result in higher cholesterol. Did you also realize that being fat could result in a lower paycheck?

Well, it's true. According to "How Your Bad Diet May Weigh On Your Job Review," a recent article by Jen Wieczner in the Wall Street Journal, that...

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