Monthly Archives: November 2015

Interested in Working for Allied Barton?

Allied Barton is the largest American owned security guard company, so if you are looking to get started in the security field, they are a large enough company to offer you many different opportunities and a chance at career growth. This post is to offer you some insight into the company, before you starting working […more]

Strategies for Security Guards to Deal with Angry People

Security guards often find themselves in situations where they must deal with people who are angry, difficult or in an altered state of mind. This can range from a person being denied entry to party or event, or fielding the wrath of those who have been waiting in long lines or crowded, overpopulated areas. A […more]

Interested in working for G4S?

G4S is the world’s largest private security company, with many openings, and plenty of growth potential. If you are interested in working for G4S, please check out this post, as it will provide you with some background on the company, as well as some interview advice. Company Overview “G4S plc (formerly Group 4 Securicor) is […more]

10 Affordable Online Security Degree Programs

The following schools have been rated on the basis that they have not only been certified by the Central Security Service, but also holds certification with the National Center For Academic Excellence, by the National Security Agency. They meet challenging security criteria in all of the following security degree programs. We hope you find this […more]

6 things about Business a Security Manager Needs to Know

1. The importance of supporting the business strategy. 2. Managing is as important as leading. 3. Decision making is a process. 4. Competitive forces that affect companies. 5. Key financial measures. 6. Balancing risk is a business reality (terrorism is only one of many risks). There they are; half-dozen things that all managers need to […more]

Changing Management’s view of Loss Prevention

Changing management attitudes presents the biggest challenge and problem to Loss Prevention Managers. Retail managers and business owners are not loss prevention specialists, nor do issues concerning loss prevention gain any consideration until an incident occurs that directly affects them. Our job, as loss prevention professions, is to educate and advise management on risks and […more]

Security Manager Job Description

Security Manager Duties The main goal of the security manager is to guard people and buildings. This professional works in public and private places like clubs, banks, stores and museums. The manager looks for unusual security threats and responds immediately. The job requires good sense and quick judgment along with leadership skills. On occasion, a […more]