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Security officers deserve the right to protect themselves. These 7 pieces of guard equipment should be used on every modern shift & patrol route.

Security Guard Tips: Writing an Incident Report

This short read will help your security guard incident report writing skills, including all the basics & tips you need to complete an in-field activity report and what to do to set your report apart from the rest.

4 Security Guard Tips From An Experienced Patrol Officer

Robert, a 32-year security industry vet, gives guard tips and strategies for everyday problems that you'll encounter on patrol, like staying awake and frozen locks.

The Art of Winning Security Contracts Without Being the Lowest Bid

Erica Grabowski of Reliance Security shares how to win a contract in the security industry without being the lowest bid. We cover topics like prospecting, networking, proposals, pricing, and all things business development.

Security Report Writing: Tips for Creating Pro Security Reports

Use our security incident writing tips to produce highly understandable documentation and learn how to create professional security shift reports with ease.

Tips For Security Guards: The Graveyard Shift

Night shifts & patrols always pose their own unique challenges, especially for security guards. Use these 10 tips to help stay awake during your next graveyard shift.

Security Enforcement Officer or Security Guard?

The distinction between security guard and security enforcement officer might seem trivial, but it's crucial to understand the difference.

076: Identifying and Overcoming Challenges in the Security Industry

We bring industry legend Gary Kuty on the show to discuss the changing face of the security industry and how companies can adapt to new issues.

Hire Slow, Fire Fast: How to Fire a Security Guard

Hiring & firing security guards takes confidence. Learn about effective recruiting tips and how to terminate underperforming officers before they cost you a contract.

4 Questions to Ask Before Hiring Your First Security Employee

For growing security companies, hiring good employees is the most critical decision a business owner can make. Here are 4 questions you need to ask yourself before bringing on any new officers.

Employer Solutions to New Personal Cell Phone Use Laws

Before requiring employees to use their own mobile devices in the workplace, take a look at the recent changes to personal cell phone use laws and how it could impact your security business in the future.

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