Dodgy characters and whistleblowers

I once described the enterprise software business as " a bunch of dodgy characters in cheap suits selling wish fulfilment to out of their depth executives.

This evening Gary Turner confirms my worst suspicions in a post headed Whistleblower

What does my head in is that people balk at paying a few thousand for social tools that will make a huge difference to their businesses but are happy to pay ludicrous amounts of money for stuff that makes life harder!