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Small business owners are struggling from the economic effects of COVID-19. What can you do in contract security to keep payroll and operations going through these difficult times?

COVID-19 Updates: What is Actually Important to Physical Security

Unlike most industries during the COVID-19 pandemic, physical security is needed now more than ever. Get the latest on how this crisis is affecting security operations around the world.

Crisis Management: What Security Owners Need To Know

There are two ways you can manage a crisis situation: panic or planning. If you are searching for how to maintain order in your security operation during a crisis, you'll want to read this.

6 Ways to Improve Your Security Sales Strategy

Selling security services is not an easy process. Find out how your security company can be set up to win more contracts with these six great tips for the sales process!

4 Tips To Keep Armed Security Officers Safe and Compliant

With no national standards on armed security officer training or conduct, staying compliant can be hard. Taking proactive steps to keep guards safe physically and legally can help clear things up.

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 security officers for the craziness of Black Friday.

Training Your Security Guards to be Security Officers: Part 1

Learn how to train a security guard into a well-trained security officer with constant education, on the job exercises, and employee requirements.

7 Things Every Security Guard Daily Activity Report Should Include

Crafting a valuable, descriptive, and detailed daily activity security 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.

7 Pieces of Protective Equipment for Every Security Patrol

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

4 Key Traits that Define a Successful Security Officer

Learn what 4 key characteristics successful security officers should possess and how you can identify these traits in the interview process.

Security Guard Career Path Options

With the growth of the private security industry, security guard & officer career opportunities are rising. Learn about job growth options for growth and pathways for advancement on our blog.

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