Getting a confession from a guilty party during a workplace investigation isn’t as easy as they make it look on TV shows like Law & Order. In a recent interview with Greg Caldwell, an expert investigator and president of White Hat Solutions Corporate Investigations and Security Consulting, he provided us with some tips to help extract the truth during internal investigations.
Would you ever run a marathon without training for it and planning ahead? I didn’t think so. The same should be said about internal investigations. You should never jump into an investigation without planning ahead and setting objectives. After all, you need to know what problem(s) you are trying to solve, right?