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Crafting a valuable, descriptive, and detailed daily activity report is an important part of deploying a quality security guard service. We cover the basics every DAR should have along with three things industry leaders are doing to go above and beyond to win.

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.

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 security reports with ease.

Tips For Security Guard Shifts: The Graveyard Shift

Security guard night shifts always pose their own challenges. Check out these 10 tips for staying awake during a graveyard shift.

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

Hiring and firing security guards takes confidence. Learn about effective recruiting tips and how to terminate underperforming officers before they cost your company contracts.

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.

Security Managers: Stop Hating Mondays

Monday is tougher on security company owners than most. From staffing to incident reporting, a lot stacks up over the weekend. Here’s what you can do to make life easier.

7 Ways to Research Your Competitors

Security companies need to stay up to date on their competitors to stay ahead of the market. Here are some tips to help guide your research.

10 Things You Can Learn from Security Company Management Software

Security company management software can be an essential tool for improving daily operations. Here's 10 things you can gain by using a guard tour system in your operation.

Preparing 800 Security Officers for Black Friday with Ed Gardner.

Ed Garner of PES Security stops by the show to tell listeners how he hires and trains new security officers for the craziness of Black Friday.

8 Proven Strategies for Reducing Guard Call Offs and Attendance Issues

It is not reasonable to expect perfect security guard attendance from employees; however, chronic call offs and tardiness should be addressed quickly. Here are some helpful tips for contending with attendance issues at your security company.

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