The locals like only each other and anyone outside is not liked where they all went to school together, grew up together, and watch out for each other. Outsiders are mistreated, bullied, and harassed until you either leave or they find a way to get you fired.
It's either who you know or having a skill that is hard to find in this area.
It's all in who you know
Answered - Health Unit Coordinator (Former Employee) - Greenville, NC
It's not what you know is who you know
Answered - Pediatric Registered Nurse (Rehabilitation) (Former Employee) - Greenville, NC
I have observed that they want every item on their (mental) wish list met before the applicant is a good fit for the organization instead of adhering to their basic list of items required or preferred.
Answered - Learning Systems Developer (Former Employee) - Greenville, NC