Toxic offices don’t change when they go virtual
Even though staff are working from home, indefensible behaviour never stops
When I went to live in the US in the 1990s, Mike Wallace was still one of the biggest names in TV journalism.
The ornery 60 Minutes star was close to 80 at the time, but regularly came up with knockout interviews that shot into the headlines.
Little did we viewers know what a monster he was to work with. In the newsroom, he would poach stories from outraged colleagues, throw stuff at cowering producers and grab the bottom of any hapless female passing by...