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Apple fired an iPhone X engineer after his daughter’s hands-on video went viral #RulesAreRules

Last week, YouTube vlogger Brooke Amelia Peterson posted a video showing off her dad’s new iPhone X . The video which was was published before the iPhone X launch was shot at Apple’s cafeteria, and showcased a number of features of the new phone.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQzGKwjr_js

“Apple let him go,” Peterson says in the video. “At the end of the day, when you work for Apple, it doesn’t matter how good of a person you are. If you break a rule, they just have no tolerance.”

Leadership

Have you ever taken a tough stand against your team member (no matter how good he/she was) for breaking the rules (innocently)? What were those rules? How did you handle the situation?