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The art of sabotage

Euan Semple’s blog recently featured some advice on how to sabotage a workplace. Recently presented at an Enterprise 2.0 conference, these points were taken from a recently declassified US Office of Strategic Services (the forerunner of the CIA) publication entitled “Simple Sabotage Field Manual“: Insist on doing everything through “channels.” Never permit short-cuts to be taken in order to expedite decisions. Make “speeches.” Talk as … Continue reading The art of sabotage »




Laptop melted in oven

I was walking past Cambridge Computer Resale on Sunday evening when I noticed this laptop in the window. If you click to enlarge the image, you can read how one woman’s efforts to foil would-be burglars went awry after she hid her computer in her oven… and forgot about it. Credit to the shop who managed to recover her data.