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SN, Issue #009 -- How to find Security Guard Jobs
August 24, 2009

Security News #009 - August 24, 2009

Finding better security guard jobs anywhere is easier than you think. This newsletter we are writing about the steps to take to get you that great job and helping provide you excellent information if you would like to become a security guard but are not sure where to start.

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Contents:

1. How to pick a good security guard company

2. The book that gives excellent information for current and new security guards

3. How upgrading your training gets you a better security guard job

4. 6 Steps to finding better security guard jobs

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1. How to pick a good security guard company

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It is hard to know what is a good security guard company and which ones are the dodgy ones ... I have compiled a list of things to look for in a great security guard company -- if you are looking for a job or changing jobs.


Read more here >> A great security guard company can make all the difference in your job as a security guard. If they care about you and your safety, and they provide the right equipment you will be much happier and so will your family. Read more here >> about how to find a really good security guard company to work for.

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2. The book that gives excellent information for current and new security guards

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Recently I have been getting lots of questions by email from people wanting to know more about getting a security guard license or about training and technicalities of rules and regulations of the security guard industry. Most of these questions and answers have been posted on our

Security Guard Frequently Asked Questions page but the best way to get more information about how to become a security guard is to read the book Becoming a Security Guard. We have sold over 1000 copies and the testimonials by readers have been great. Click here to read more >>

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3. How upgrading your training gets you a better security guard job

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I know that I am harping on this BUT (:-)) this is a really important part of getting a security guard job and if you really want to get a better job you need to continuously improve and train yourself -- particularly as a security guard as the laws are changing and you are expected to be on your toes if you want to be employed in the best positions.

To get you started our FREE 7 day e course will give you an excellent overview of a security guards job.

Once you have completed that you can then decide what type of training you would like to do and where to find the security training companies in your area.

Start researching the security guard jobs and this will also give you some ideas about what training you need to do to get the job you want.

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4. 6 Steps to finding better security guard jobs

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Most of these 6 simple steps have been covered above and you can

read the whole article here>> but I will outline it again:

1. Research and work out the type of security guard job or career that you want

2. Complete your training and apply for the appropriate licenses

3. Prepare a professional resume

4. Find local security guard companies that provide the services that is your ideal job

5. Enter your details onto our employment form and we will send your information out to our network

6. Send your resume and cover letter to the security guard companies -- even if they are not looking for staff send your resume ANYWAY!

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Be safe,

Tammy

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

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