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Interview Techniques: Top 5 Qualities of an Excellent Private Security Guard

Interview Techniques: Top 5 Qualities of an Excellent Private Security Guard Are you hiring new security guards?? Check out the top 5 qualities of an excellent security guard and see if what you think about great security guard skills holds up. If you picture a private security guard, images from a Hollywood movie probably come [...]

By | 2018-09-28T12:43:09+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|

How Many Hours a Week Should Security Guards Work? Understanding Security Guard Rights

How Many Hours a Week Should Security Guards Work? Understanding Security Industry HR. If you have Security Guards on staff, you know the importance of managing schedules and maintaining hours worked. This article gives a refresher of some of the human resource rules for security guards. If you have an HR professional on staff or [...]

By | 2018-10-18T15:14:48+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|

7 Qualities Every Security Guard Should Have

7 Qualities Every Security Guard Should Have Do you want to hire a new security guard for your company? If you're looking for the right employee to bring on that'll guarantee great service wherever they are stationed, take a look at these must-have security guard qualities. Being a security guard requires a unique and refined set [...]

By | 2018-08-29T13:03:47+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

8 Tips For Your Security Guards Adjusting to Night Shift

 8 Tips For Your Security Guards Adjusting to Night Shift Switching from working days to overnights can be difficult both physically and mentally. These 8 tips are excellent for helping your security guards who are having trouble adjusting to night shift. […]

10 Important Tips for Safe and Successful Security Patrol

10 Important Tips for Safe and Successful Security Patrol When your guards are in charge of keeping others safe, it’s important they don’t forget about their own security. These 10 tips will help a guard run a safe and successful security patrol shift. […]

The Role of Security Guard Services in a Digital Age

Security solutions are increasingly becoming digital, but will technology really replace security guards? Let’s look at the role of security guard services. […]

5 Necessary Security Guard Items Not on a Duty Belt

5 Necessary Security Guard Items Not on a Duty Belt Whether armed or unarmed, a security guard has a strategically filled duty belt. Standard items might include a flashlight, handcuffs, pepper spray and a baton. But what about beyond the duty belt? There are a few items an on-duty security guard should have on hand [...]

By | 2018-03-28T11:09:29+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

Social Media Marketing and You

Social Media Marketing and You The security alarm industry is a growing field. People are looking for ways to protect themselves, homes and families from fire, break-ins and other concerns. Plus, technology is making it so that security alarms are more efficient and effective than ever. However, there are more players in this field than [...]

By | 2018-02-28T06:29:32+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|

Will Robots Really Be Able to Replace Human Security Guards?

Although robotics has taken center stage when it comes to security details, there are a few reasons why the human factor can never be completely replaced. There are consistent arguments that robots are cheaper than human capital because there are no significant overhead costs such as overtime, health insurance and other benefits, while being able [...]

By | 2018-01-30T13:24:27+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

Armed Security Guards for Hire In Church?

Armed Security Guards for Hire in Church Churches are widely recognized as a place for peace or a “safe haven”. Every week many different types of people enter a church to practice their faith or simply seeking comfort. On November 5th, 2017 a 26 year old man named Devin Kelley entered the First Baptist [...]

By | 2017-12-21T11:03:34+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|
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