What Is A 'Hybrid Employee?'Tool on down the road in a Toyota Prius and you might be doing something similar to what your boss wants you to do -- two different things. At one point a gasoline engine, at others driven by electrical power. As much as many workers want to be the 452 cubic inch engine of their company, that's just not the most efficient way of getting there these days. Send out the birth announcements and welcome the birth of a new term; "hybrid employee."