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When an employee leaves, can you recoup their training costs?

Training employees is an expensive proposition. A 2016 Training Benchmarking Study found that for large companies (10,000+ employees), annual …

Employment

Which Security Companies Are You Competing Against?

Too often I talk with security companies whose owners and/or managers believe that any company that provides security guards are their competition. …

Security guard dies when struck by vehicle at FedEx facility in Bloomington

A security guard working at the FedEx distribution center in Bloomington was killed Friday, Nov. 10, when he was struck by a vehicle.<p>Cal/OSHA is …

Four Insights From Leading Thinkers That Will Transform Your Employee Engagement And Performance

Despite heavy investment by organizations to improve their customer experience, customers still complain about inconsistent and unsatisfactory experiences. Moreover, when put to leaders and managers of many organizations they often cite lack of collaboration and communication, silo-ed thinking and …

Would you know what to do if you were attacked in a parking garage?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - What would you do if you were alone in a parking garage and singled out? Would you know what to do, or how to avoid an …

Are You 'Scared of Success'? 5 Mindset Hurdles All Entrepreneurs Must Clear.

To be successful, entrepreneurs must conquer these five fears before they find success.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone in business experiences fear. Fear keeps people in jobs they hate; and it keeps them from following their dreams and opening their …

Entrepreneurship

Police offer tips for safer churches

Some north Alabama churches have been looking at ways to improve their security in the aftermath of the Nov. 5 shooting that left 25 people and an …

5 Work Perks Your Small Business Can Afford

<b>In a nutshell:</b> <i>No, your small business can’t match Google or Netflix for employee perks. But there are creative ways to provide inexpensive benefits</i> …

Operations eBook

<b>Is your security guard business struggling? Or, are you doing well but wondering if you could be doing even better? Are you sure you know what it</b> …

G4S Secure Integration Receives Industry Leader Award from the National Safety Council

OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- G4S Secure Integration (USA) received the National Safety Council's "Industry Leader Award" during the National Awards Celebration in Indianapolis, Indiana this Fall. This award recognizes the top 5% of the National Safety Council (NSC) corporate members. …

Security guard's gun taken in armed robbery at New Orleans East Walgreens: NOPD | NOLA.com

An armed robber took cash and a security guard's gun during an early Tuesday (Nov. 21) hold-up at a Walgreens in New Orleans East, according to New …

Security guard stabbed while confronting Walmart shoplifter

A security guard at a Delta Walmart was stabbed by a suspected shoplifter when the guard tried to confront the person Saturday.<p>The incident happened …

Security guards welcome move to raise wages but customers worry about costs

SINGAPORE - Mr Mohamed Alfie Idris, 38, had to get used to much longer hours when he began working as a senior security officer two years ago.<p>In his …

Which Security Companies Are You Bidding Against?

Markel wins coverage dispute over concert shooting death by security guard

A Markel Corp. unit is not obligated to defend or indemnify a security company whose security guard shot a concertgoer to death under an exclusion in …

DART's considering spending $1.7 million on security? Yes please

The brutal beating of DART train passenger Kennan Jones this summer thrust the transit system into a spotlight on security that it did not …

Video shows security guard berating mother with infant: ‘You’re illegally here’

SAN DIEGO — Video posted to Facebook of a security guard outside a Southern California shopping mall insulting a pan-handling woman carrying an …

Woman's leg severed in train accident, security guard credited with saving her life

<b>SAN ANTONIO</b> - A woman was taken to an area hospital in stable condition after her leg was severed in a train accident.<p>Police said the woman was …

Managing a Security Guard Company Can Be Hard

Securitas Security Services USA Salaries

Security guard 'slipped through the cracks' after lying on application

It was December 2016 when Collier County deputies raided the home of Daniel Ortiz in Naples Park and found loads of stolen property, from credit …

Florida

How To Keep Your Security Company and Your Customers From Being Sued

Managing a security guard company isn’t easy: High-stakes situations can go bad quickly, and after an incident occurs, both you and your client will …

I-Team: Unlicensed security guard company at TIA

GuardNow security got the contract to provide guards at Hertz rental car stations at several Florida airports including Tampa International Airport. …

Security guard that stopped Mount Vernon club shooting speaks out

The security guard who stopped a shooting at a nightclub on Christmas Day is speaking out for the first time, exclusively to Eyewitness News. He did …

RFID: A Fast Track for Improved Security

Cheap wine in expensive bottles – it’s one illegal way that counterfeit wine sales are taking place.

How To Position Your Security Company

Attorney for security company addresses fatal Chesapeake shooting

WAVY News Staff - CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) -- An attorney for a security company whose employee is accused in a deadly Chesapeake shooting said Monday …

How to Develop Your Security Guard Company's Unique Selling Proposition

As you already probably know, it can be extremely difficult to stand out as a security guard company in the security industry. It is a fairly …

Global Terrorism Rose 25% in 2016

Global terrorism rose 25 percent last year, with a high proportion of terrorism occurring in the Middle East.