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I found out that my colleague is cheating the company over time claims...
I found out that my colleague is cheating the company over time claims, (for a long period of time) In another words, they stay late but never perform any work. How to make my boss realize this situation and at the same time not to get myself into trouble? Thank you very much.
Dear Cautious Whistleblower,
It is good you care enough about your employer, and wise to avoid
adverse consequences for yourself. My gut reaction is to send an anonymous
letter alerting your boss to the situation. Do you feel that such a letter
would be traced back to you? If not, then the risk of exposure to you
is minimized and you have done a good deed by letting the company know
of the wrongdoing.
Thanks for writing to Office-Politics.
Arnie Herz, Esq.
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