Today’s marking system sucks.

Congratulations, you performed average, you get a 3. Everyone gets 3's.

I didn't understand the system at first. I worked my ass off the first year at this one company and got all 3's on my performance review. "Hardly anyone gets 4's and no one gets 5's," my boss explained. The next year I didn't work as hard and still got all 3's. "Great work, keep it up," my boss…