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Uber Used Secret Tool, Extraordinary Measures to Sidestep Government Officials

Quotes Paul Argenti, professor of corporate communications, about the reputation of Uber—the ride-hailing service that has become one of the tech industry's most emulated companies—after it was discovered that the company has taken extraordinary measures to evade government officials in places where the service was restricted or banned. Though Argenti and other experts suggested the company could recover its momentum with better management, "Ultimately, your reputation is a complex thing," he said. "There has to be a lot of bad stuff going on for this to make a difference. I still think they're not there."

Read the full story in the 3/3/17 issue of the Washington Post.

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