BAE Systems is a global company that, among other things, builds really big weapons systems—as in the company is a multibillion-dollar, multinational defense contractor. It has about 88,700 employees, with a presence in Australia, India, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Surely there’s no point to a defense contractor being “social.” This is the defense industry! All downside, no upside. Plus, what about the firewalls?!
Steve Field, director of digital communication at BAE Systems, Inc., who once served ...