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Changing of the Guards: How the Private Security Industry is Evolving

The global private security industry is worth $7 billion a year, yet it remains largely unregulated. The role the security personnel play in people’s lives can’t be overemphasized since they outnumber sworn police officers. It was the threat of terrorism after the 9/11 attacks that raised awareness of the role these security personnel play. They’re [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:10:48+00:00 September 28th, 2019|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: |

The Best Digital Tools for Private Investigators

Did you know that there are over 41,000 private investigators in the United States? The concept of a Private investigator who gathers information on behalf of private clients is not just the topic of novels. It is a thriving industry that protects people against unsavory behavior and dishonesty. In today's world, how do private investigators [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:11:07+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: Private Investigator Industry News|

Residential Security Camera Laws to Know for Alarm Company Owners

Alarm company owners face very specific legal ramifications of their work. Here are the residential security camera laws to know for surveillance installers. As an alarm and surveillance camera owner, you put yourself at risk if you don't understand the residential security cameras laws in the areas you serve. Your customers likely won't know all [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:10:59+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News|

The Rise of Specialization Among Security Services

One of the most significant effects of the information age has been the rise of specialization and outsourcing. Before the ubiquity of the world wide web, a merchant had to do everything there is to do within their given field to remain competitive. They had to become the be and end-all of their industry. They [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:11:17+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: Security Industry News|

Protecting Your Bottom Line: 7 Tips to Secure More Executive Security Protection and Security Guard Clients

There are over a million people working in the security industry today. While only a fraction of those are in the private executive security sector, it's still a fiercely competitive market. However, if you're not actively working to get new clients, your security business could fail at any moment. You simply never know when your biggest client [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:12:46+00:00 July 25th, 2019|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|

Self-monitoring Home Security: How AI is Changing the Market

The global security solutions market is expected to continue to grow by double-digit percentages for the coming years. The advancements in self-monitoring home security technology have made security even better. Thanks to smarter home security systems, it's easier to get clients excited by home security. AI-powered cameras, alarms, and digital assistances make homeowners much more secure. The [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:11:57+00:00 July 25th, 2019|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News, El Dorado News|

Do This, Don’t Do That: Private Investigator Best Practices

There are plenty of misconceptions about what a private investigator can legally do within the limits of their job when they're bound by court restrictions. Are you considering hiring a private investigator? A growing number of people who are seeking the help of private investigators. More private investigators are employed every year. The number is [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:12:01+00:00 July 25th, 2019|Categories: El Dorado News, Private Investigator Industry News|

Customer Retention Strategies for Security Alarm Businesses

What’s more important to a business than acquiring a new customer? Believe it or not, it is not acquiring two customers. It is the ability to retain a customer once you have enrolled them as a client. According to customer retention statistics, it takes as much as seven times more money and effort to get [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:12:04+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News, El Dorado News|

When Communication is Your Best De-Escalation Technique: Adopting Customer Service Skills in the Security Guard Sector

Security guard employment is expected to grow 6% by 2026. For security guard companies, this means the demand for security is growing and you need the best talent on your team. But your security guards should serve more than protection. They need to be helpful to those they’re protecting and anyone else around them. What’s [...]

By | 2019-12-12T17:13:02+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

These 8 Gadgets Make Excellent Private Investigative Tools

Looking for equipment to take your private investigations to the next level? These gadgets make excellent private investigative tools.

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