She blagged her way in and has proved herself a 1000 times over. Everyone of her generation used to blag their way into a job, that was how it was then. Obviously, you can't get away with it now as you have to provide evidence but she isn't the first and won't be the last. It's what you do when you're in the role that counts
I feel more sorry for kids these days who have to get a degree and end up 30k on debt just to get a role you used to walk into straight from school in my day.
So very true.
I was educated in the days of student grants and by the age of twenty had a degree and a full time permanent job.
That is an impossibility now.