HR Should Get a Clue: Corporate Spying is Real

Rosner, Bob
April 2001
Workforce (10928332);Apr2001, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p72
Interviews Adam Penenberg, a corporate spy and co-author of the book `Spooked: Espionage in Corporate America.' Overview of the origins of corporate espionage; How Penenberg started his career as a corporate spy; Details on how competitive intelligence is done; Role of the Economic Espionage Act of 1996 in the protection of companies in the United States.


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