chapter  16
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Dealing with People Problems

During the course of your investigation, you may encounter personality clashes and other barriers to your work. All financial investigations (even those conducted primarily via the Internet) may force you to deal with individuals who see the world in a very different way than you do. In fact, my experience is that I have encountered significantly more socalled “people” problems when conducting financial investigations than in my normal life. Financial investigations by their very nature address sensitive topics. When you start delving into intensely personal issues such as salaries and personal priorities, you may inadvertently bring out the worst in your subject.