High turnover has always been a major challenge for security guard providers. While turnover isn't unique to any industry, the security industry at large typically experiences a high turnover rate with national annual rates of anywhere from 100-300%.
Investing time and resources into marketing strategies is one of the best things a private security company can do to grow. Luckily, security marketing keeps getting easier and cheaper to do, especially when you have the right marketing tools that can save owners and managers a lot of time.
In the physical security industry it’s really easy to neglect training your security guards. It can be expensive and time consuming. But the benefits of security training are much higher than its potential costs.
Intelligence gathering sounds like a job for some secret department in the CIA. And even though agencies like the CIA use Intelligence gathering heavily, it’s just as important for security companies.
No matter what stage a private security company is in, growth is a primary goal. The simple answer to growth is winning more contracts. But that is never as simple as it sounds.
Security risk assessments are a standard process for any security guard company. Risk assessments help keep people and properties safe by looking for gaps in security coverage.
The physical security industry generally sticks to talking mostly about security-specific software, but there are tons of great tech tools out there created to help optimize your business that aren’t just about security.
When it comes to guard training, having all training digital has helped private security companies maintain their operations with utmost efficiency. We’ve seen digitized training help security companies:
As technology becomes more and more a part of everyday life, organizations in every industry have to think about its impact.
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