21 August 2015
Whistleblowing appears to be a growth industry. Certainly, it is a highly newsworthy topic, especially following Edward Snowden’s revelation of some of the US National Security Agency’s activities, which embarrassed the USA and allied governments. Focus this down onto your own organisation and recognise that an employee with a grudge could greatly harm your organisation, even if the revelations are false, says Bob Patchett. Regrettably, humans maintain a belief that where there is smoke there is fire.