Excerpt from the upcoming eBook

Here is an excerpt from the upcoming eBook that I am doing. In the first series I will talk about the PROPER process in to getting into this industry, the misnomers about having law enforcement or military backgrounds as well as what happens behind the scenes that determines how much you’ll make. Anyone that is …

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Stay fresh – nothing rotten allowed here.

I receive resumes and bios on a weekly basis.  After starting this blog I have received more than usual.  Here’s a tip for you hungry specialists out there.  UPDATE YOUR INFO!  If i call you and say that I am about to send your bio to a client that wants to see who I am …

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Too antsy to go overseas; Not antsy enough to get right to come home

There is a romatic impression that has been seaping throughout the security industry.  The visual of an operator/specialist, or whatever you want to call him, all geared up with a long rifle slung across his shoulder, plate carrier full of mag and assorted pouches, beard or goatee, with Oakley wrap around glasses, and a baseball …

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WHAT DRIVES THE GS, THE 3 POSITION & 2 POSITIONS SWITCH

The last 2 days of blogs have been all about the GS the 3 Position Switch and the 2 Position Switch.  What type of protection it involves and how it works.  Today I want to touch on what, if not WHO drives these types of security personalities. The client: Clients range from corporate CEO’s, at-risk …

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GS-10; 2 Position Switch-2; 3 Position Switch-3

If you read yesterday’s blog I spoke about, what I classify as the stress continuum that evolves within the physical, physiology, psychology of the different levels of protection.  I stand by my premise that unless you’ve been in actual contact will you ever reach a pure GS-10 or a 3 Position switch-3.  In as much …

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The gradient scale/The 3 position/The 2 position switches

I will opine that when we work EP our alertness and stress levels associated with it flows on what i refer to as the gradient scale. What I mean is that we aren’t on zero and yet we don’t reach 10 unless there is an attack. On the gradient scale there is no clear distinction …

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LET ME GET A COUPLE THINGS IN THE OPEN

I haven’t blogged on any operational or adminstrative things in a couple days because this conference call has been occupying my brain housing group.  Me and Minister had a very in depth conversation about my intent.  I have already voiced that to everyone via twitter etc.  I will not deviate from that intent no matter …

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LETS ROLL-TOGETHER

I thought long and hard after yesterday’s blog about if there was a way possible to ‘Right” this ship of OURS.  I say our because in all of my blogs I have focused on the security industry as a whole.  In doing that I separate professionalism from non professionalism.  I have also stressed that “Mindset” …

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THE ODDS ARE AGAINST YOU

I watched a video this morning of Joe Jonas getting rushed and hugged by two (2) separate female fans. Although there was no harm inflicted, it is, by all intent and purposes, that was a successful attack! We can not minimize the facts. Two (2) females got to the principal and touched him. Given the …

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Don’t open that door

Anyone that has done protection and arrived at venues like hotels, parties etc where doormen populate the arrival apron have all experienced this phenomenon. As the car arrives and for various reasons, you don’t have a site specialist, the doorman zeroes in on the rear right door to open it. Your security protocols always dictate …

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