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SN, Issue #005 -- Get a better security guard job.
May 18, 2009

Security News #005 - May 18, 2009

Getting a better security guard job is not as hard as it seems. Security guards are in high demand these days and it is easy to improve your work prospects if you work hard and prove that you are willing to do what it takes to get promoted.

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Contents:

1. Do you have a security guard story? Or a joke?

2. Join the local security guard community

3. Licensing requirements are still confusing many

4. Getting a better security guard job

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1. Do you have a security guard story? Or a joke?

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While working in the security industry a funny story, a ridiculous story or jokes are found on a regular basis. It is really amazing what security guards put up with and I think that it is good to share these experiences.

So, please share it, a funny story helps others and makes the difficult times seem bearable ...
Click here to submit your security guard story here>>
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2. Join the local security guard community

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Did you know that we are on Facebook and that we have a blog that keeps you updated on changes on the website?

We want you to keep you up to date and by joining our Facebook group "Local Security Guard" or subscribing to our blog you will be the first to know when there are news and any changes in legislation.

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3. Licensing requirements are still confusing many

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Thanks to everyone who is emailing their questions... we love to help and want to be the first you come to with your questions.

From the emails that I am receiving many people are still confused about the licensing requirements and what is necessary in various states.

If you want to know more about what is required Find out more about upgrading and training>> If you're not sure whether you need more training or you have had the right training checkout our training page. We have information and links about the following:

  • Self Defense training

  • Armed Security training

  • Local training companies

  • Free security guard training [if you know anyone who wants to get into security]

  • and more...


    Security Guard Training ===========================================================

    4. 10 ways to protect yourself in your security guard job

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    1. Wear a Bullet Proof Vest

    2. Carry an expandable baton

    3. Get to know your co workers

    4. Have regular contact with your co workers or your boss

    5. Change your routine

    6. Think before reacting

    7. Keep up to date with changes in the industry

    8. Train, train, train!

    9. Keep fit and healthy

    10. Move fast and look the part!
    Check out our security articles pages and don't forget to subscribe to our security guard blog ... Subscribe here
    Be safe,

    Tammy


    www.yourlocalsecurityguard.com
    Author of Becoming a Security Guard Book
    Ms Small Biz
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