Among Enemies: Counter-Espionage for the Business Traveler by Luke Bencie

By Luke Bencie

Each one company day, a few 35,000 executives, scientists, specialists, and legal professionals go through the nation's airports to locations around the globe. they convey, besides proprietary records and laptop records, the newest in own digital equipment. notwithstanding, conscientiously gazing such a lot of these travelers—beginning the instant they come on the airport and infrequently sooner—are uncounted numbers of espionage operatives.

These participants paintings for international intelligence companies and fiscal matters and search to split foreign enterprise tourists from their alternate secrets and techniques. To be triumphant, they use many time-tested ideas to trap unsuspecting tourists into weak or compromising positions. additionally they hire the newest digital skill to thieve enterprise details frequently at a distance from their prey. this can be the twenty first century, in any case, and fiscal and commercial espionage became multibillion-dollar companies, using a wide range of the main refined skill to acquire proprietary info.

Luke Bencie is a veteran of this fight. He is familiar with in detail the threats enterprise tourists face and the way to strive against these threats. In Among Enemies: Counter-Espionage for the company Traveler, Bencie offers every thing you want to comprehend to guard your self and your organization from tried espionage.

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Carry a street map with the highlighted route your taxi should take or, less preferable, follow along with your smart phone’s GPS navigation. Just know, however, that if you use that feature it will allow your movements to be tracked. — Make sure the taxi doesn’t deviate from this route, and know where you are at all times. If the driver starts to deviate, question him immediately, or insist that he pull over so you can find another cab. — If the driver begins asking questions, do not disclose the purpose of your visit.

Understanding the motivations, intentions and capabilities of an adversary and then developing a countering strategy is the most effective and efficient way to achieve victory. By employing one of the various forms of spying, a general or CEO can protect his or her organization’s resources by taking advantage of his competitor’s concealed weaknesses. That is how I intend to help you, the business traveler: by teaching you how to recognize and negate the intentions of an espionage operative. Three Key Events Driving Economic Espionage Economic, military, and technological strength are the keys to power and influence.

Even business leaders refer to it. Remember the character Gordon Gekko in the movie Wall Street, instructing his young protégé Bud Fox to read it? So do athletic coaches. I once witnessed Alabama head football coach Nick Saban reading it on an airplane. Sun Tzu wrote: “Thus, what enables the wise sovereign and the good general to strike and conquer, and achieve things beyond the reach of ordinary men, is foreknowledge. Now this foreknowledge cannot be elicited from spirits; it cannot be obtained inductively from experience or by any deductive calculation.

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