He just has zero respect for her work ethic or way of solving life issues
I will walk it back a little and say I would not feel motivated if I had her job. A decent amount of her time is spent scheduling things, or stuffing envelopes. It’s not where she should be in her career, and she knows it. I had a job at least as bad when I started out—months spent typing trade details into a 70s era terminal. I just fed on the rage, rather than watch the clock and wait for weekends.