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Research Findings on Employee Theft

As many of you know, I have been researching employee theft, occupational crime, employee dishonesty, and workplace deviance for more than 30 years. Regularly, I peruse the scholarly journals and academic publications looking for relevant research studies that can help us all better understand this phenomenon. This column features a   Read More

LP101: Workplace Harassment

Workplace harassment may be defined as any unwelcome verbal, written or physical conduct that either denigrates or shows hostility or aversion towards a person on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability; when such conduct:

Has the purpose or effect   Read More

How to Profit from Your Loss Prevention Strategy

Analytics and retail: a match made for success. Yet the one mistake retailers make is investing in outdated, exception-based, long-form reporting tools. Prescriptive analytics is one solution that saves retailers valuable time and resources by picking up on irregular patterns. It’s no surprise that Gartner predicts the market will reach   Read More

The EU’s Offensive on Organized Crime Educates on the Dangers of Identity Theft, Tax Fraud, Counterfeiting

In 2015, the EU launched an educational offensive to explain the dangers of organized crime – what it is and how to tackle it – to millions of citizens.

Using a short film on its website – http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/organized-crime-and-human-trafficking/index_en.htm – the EU highlights the fact that organized crime is a threat to   Read More