By Ben Hartwig, Guest Blogger, Marketing – Lying is a complex social skill, but it’s not exactly difficult. Motivated people can hide many obvious physical signs of deception, especially during a short interaction. This is a substantial risk when conducting an interview or an investigation. Governments and businesses have utilized lie detection ...
July 11, 2023Tami Mickelsen
By Russ Warner, Marketing – Maintaining trust within a family is a critical component of fostering healthy relationships, particularly when a family member struggles with addiction recovery. The process of overcoming addiction poses significant challenges, including betrayal trauma impacting those who provide support to the person on their path to recovery. ...
June 26, 2023Tami Mickelsen
By Russ Warner, Marketing – As someone who's worked in management roles for years, I know firsthand how costly it can be to hire the wrong person. Not only do you waste time and money on training and onboarding, but you also risk damage to your company's reputation if the person ...
May 1, 2023Tami Mickelsen
By Russ Warner, Marketing – According to CNBC in 2017, workplace crime costs US businesses about $50 billion annually. When I saw that number, I was shocked. If this is the state of things in U.S. organizations, what can be done to deter or reduce this huge loss? There are several steps ...
February 2, 2023Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Michael Henschel, a 70-year-old man was found guilty of taking properties from elderly people and those who do not speak English. He appeared as a charismatic guy who was trying to help those people sell their homes but in reality, he filed illegal fake deeds on ...
May 10, 2022Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Two men were caught stealing at a Maryland casino in September 2017 and were sentenced to jail. One of them was a frequent player named Chenguang Ni and the other one, Ming Zhang, was a card dealer who worked for the casino. Zhang helped Ni figure ...
April 25, 2022Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Albert Hessberg II who has been a very respected and wealthy attorney at a major firm for a decade was found guilty of stealing over $2 million from his clients in the Albany area. He was a very trusted attorney because of his involvement in his ...
April 5, 2022Tami Mickelsen
Companies Lose Millions of Dollars Through a Business Email Compromise Scheme (BEC) Ran by an International Crime Network
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Evaldas Rimasauskas, leader of an international crime network was sent to prison for stealing millions of dollars from American businesses using a business email compromise scheme (BEC). Evaldas and those who worked for him spent about 2 years researching the victim companies and calling them to ...
March 15, 2022Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – A Virginia couple was found guilty of attacking elderly people in their home and is facing 25 to 30 years of prison. According to the FBI, this couple attacked elderly people from age 70 to 90 all through the summer of 2018. They would break into ...
February 28, 2022Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Matthew Harrell, a young football coach was convicted and sentenced to 11 years of prison for running Health care fraud. As a coach, Harrell had access to the information of those he sponsored for football camp and other after-school activities. He then used that information to ...
February 5, 2022Tami Mickelsen
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