"It's a way of answering without answering," saying neither yes or no. This confuses the hell out of Westerners (that's us!). Luckily, Todd was educated on the subject (and so were we!) as he had to evaluate his employees.
In other goings-on, Manmeet was almost fired for not doing his job, but pulls it together as to not go all The Wire on us and lose a key character so early on.