The Blessings Of A

The Blessings Of A "Plan B" For Your Business

November 09, 2021

My most powerful business practice is my belief in Plan B. B = Backup. You need a backup plan because you never know when life is going to hit you with the unexpected. Like a pandemic and cancer sandwich.

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Patience

Patience

November 11, 2021

In Rent-A-Cop Reboot, I wrote that the ultimate form of customer service that a security professional provides is when they’re more concerned about a client’s safety than the contract specifies.

There are many ways for working people to provide good customer service, which is more important than ever since the pandemic.

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Courage

Courage

October 21, 2021

To security, law enforcement, health care, and education professionals who put the needs of others ahead of themselves every day … Thank you! To those of you who are not in those professions, but you provide important services that make other people’s lives easier (like truck drivers, and workers in grocery, restaurant, and sanitation services) … Thank you!

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Stay Alert

Stay Alert

October 21, 2021

Wake up! You know who you are, just barely keeping your eyes open. Running on coffee and attitude. Security professional or not, you need to get enough sleep in order to keep yourself and other people safe. That’s especially important when you’re driving, which we need to think about as we head into the time of year when your sleep behavior is going to be tested.

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Smile For The Camera?

Smile For The Camera?

November 17, 2021

How do you feel about the fact that you may be on camera from the minute you step outside? Some people are very concerned about surveillance camera systems run by governments and businesses. These systems may not be as good at deterring crime as they are at punishing perpetrators after the fact, and it can cost a lot of money to buy, install, and maintain some of them.

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Don't Lose Focus

Don't Lose Focus

November 17, 2021

While we’re in this crazy time of watching COVID infections and deaths rise, but we have more in-person workdays and people resisting pandemic-fighting protocols, I want you to remember this: Don’t lose focus!

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Campus Safety

Campus Safety

November 23, 2021

Many of us are concerned about whether college and university students will get COVID-19 at school and then spread it across campus, in the wider community, or both. These concerns make sense because the pandemic has claimed more than 658,000 lives in the US. Fortunately, there are safety guidelines these institutions can tailor to fit their needs.

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