Security guards are essential for many businesses and facilities, and they come with an important set of skills that make them invaluable assets. While many of these skills are well-known and sought by employers, there are some lesser-known soft skills that every security guard needs to do their job at peak performance.
Access control has become one of the most important red-button topics in the security industry. When it comes to security, the most important place to implement it is at the front door. If unauthorized users can’t get in, then there’s generally little to worry about. Unfortunately, access control systems aren’t a foolproof method—security guards are […]
Every business, facility, and property comes with its own set of unique challenges that need to be considered when it’s time to decide on what security measures you’re going to take to protect your assets. For multi-building facilities, there is potentially a lot more risk involved due to the open areas of the property that […]
While cybersecurity is often taking the spotlight in discussions about security, it’s important to remember that physical security remains relevant in our online world. In fact, with the advent of some online conveniences, physical security is potentially more relevant than ever to protect people as well as assets that keep businesses operational. Thanks to modern […]
There are many types of businesses that can benefit from security guards. When it comes to hiring security guards, some businesses might consider armed guards first. While armed guards are useful in some specific situations and high-risk facilities, the reality is that unarmed guards are the better option for the vast majority of businesses. Most […]