Tips & Tricks To Train Your Security Workforce For New Technology

Technology today is playing a huge role in the security guard industry more than ever before. COVID-19 pandemic is the sole reason behind it. Due to it, a lot of security guard companies have embraced new technologies to help improve productivity. If you find yourself in that situation today and realize that your security workforce trained on the traditional systems might struggle to keep up or even resist using the new technology, we have good news for you. Getting your security guards used to new software you wish to introduce [...]

By |2022-01-24T12:28:23+00:00October 23, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

8 Signs It’s Time To Let Security Patrol Guards Go

No security guard manager likes to see their security patrol guards fail on the job. From the moment the new recruits are assigned to them, their goal is to set up each one of them for success. It takes a tremendous amount of time, energy, and expense to bring newly hired security patrol guards into the security guard company and ramp them up to their full potential. Yet we all know there are situations that, for whatever reason, security patrol guards struggle on their job and there isn’t much that [...]

By |2022-01-24T12:29:46+00:00October 15, 2021|Latest Articles|0 Comments

Introducing GuardsPro 7.0

We are thrilled to announce that we have released GuardsPro 7.0. This new update is packed with brand new features and improvements which we have been working on for the past one year. We believe that security guard companies of all sizes will benefit from this new release with improved operations and efficiency while managing private patrol operations. Here are some of the highlights of GuardsPro 7.0. From Guardso To GuardsPro  While we were busy improving our system and building new features for the next update, we also went to [...]

By |2021-10-12T07:11:30+00:00September 28, 2021|GuardsPro Updates, Latest Articles|0 Comments

10 Legit Reasons Why Good Security Guards Quit

Good security guards are the most valuable internal asset that a security guard company can have. After all, it’s them who drive the company to fulfill its ultimate goals of delivering the highest quality security guard services to its clients. Hence, it is in the best interest of the security guard company to retain their good security guards and recognize the signs and causes of a guard that is poised to depart. The reasons why good security guards may leave a security guard company include: Extremely Poor Management Often it [...]

By |2021-08-27T06:03:19+00:00August 27, 2021|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|0 Comments

How To Cultivate Healthy Competition Among Security Guard Teams?

Encouraging competition among security guard teams on one hand can be motivating for them to perform at the best abilities, boosting productivity. On the other hand, it can also lead to bitterness or rivalries among team members, giving rise to discouragement. Cultivating competitions among security guard teams is, therefore, considered a high-risk strategy but also essential. If you want to implement this strategy effectively in your security guard company to reap maximum benefits, here are a few ways, tried and tested, to cultivate healthy competition for you to strike the [...]

By |2021-08-27T05:26:00+00:00August 22, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Management|1 Comment

Ways Event Security Guards Can Prevent the Spread of Covid-19

In order to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in their countries, governments worldwide took various strict measures. These include social distancing measures, lockdowns, and stay-at-home orders. This resulted in the banning of all kinds of public events and gatherings. In recent times, the availability of vaccines and the reduced number of active cases have allowed governments to lift these restrictions. So, now certain events can take place. However, it is still necessary to make sure the event is controlled and supervised very professionally. That is where event security [...]

By |2021-08-19T04:54:56+00:00August 19, 2021|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|2 Comments

Effective Ways For Security Guards To Hone Problem-Solving Skills

A lot of companies today rely on their employees to handle unexpected challenges, identify persistent issues, and positively offer workable solutions. Security guards companies fit into the category of those companies perfectly. How? The job of security guards is such that it essentially boils down to identifying and solving problems constantly and effectively.  While every security guard is tasked with some form of problem-solving in the workplace, the truth is not all of them are good at it. But that doesn’t mean you can’t work on it. This is a [...]

By |2021-08-15T17:57:01+00:00August 13, 2021|Latest Articles, Security Guard Training|0 Comments

The Role of Security Guards During Fire

Fire watch security guards have many responsibilities and roles to fulfill. Security guard companies train security guards to protect property as well as lives from natural and human events. Fire watch security guards are often the people at the scene of the fire. Their role is to prevent damage to life and property. Here are a few of the most important roles that security guards play to prevent and control fire.  Prevention Preventing fire is one of the most important duties of security guards. Security guards patrol and maintain their [...]

By |2021-08-02T17:08:41+00:00August 2, 2021|Latest Articles|0 Comments

Noteworthy Benefits Of Guardso Time Clock

A lot of security guards companies still aren’t aware of how a modern time clock system can make their security guards lives easier. How a time clock can make it simple for their security guard teams to clock in and out, eliminating the need for them to manually record their hours or use a cumbersome time punch machine. Guardso time clock is once such an advanced web-based time and attendance tracking and reporting system that allows you to actively take charge. But wait, there’s more to it! More benefits [...]

By |2021-08-27T05:22:57+00:00July 30, 2021|Guard Tour Features, Latest Articles|0 Comments

Know The Various Types Of Security Guards

The roles of a security guard vary. That is why security guards are of different types. While some of these roles require normal training, others need in-depth as well as specialized instruction.  Patrol Security Guards Some clients want security guards to patrol a location or several locations. Patrol security guards are proficient in this as they are knowledgeable in dealing with the equipment provided by the security agency, and they are trained in driving a patrol vehicle. Patrol security guards are commonly visible in universities or colleges with large campuses. [...]

By |2021-07-18T12:35:57+00:00July 18, 2021|Industry Trends, Latest Articles|0 Comments

Benefits Of Automating Workforce Scheduling With Security Guard Scheduler

The upsides of automating workforce scheduling using a security guard scheduler are undeniable. It automatically manages numerous resources efficiently, improving productivity, allowing security managers to concentrate on the more valuable tasks. Despite this fact, a lot of security guard companies still coordinate and carry out their security guard operations manually or using paper-based systems. Security guard scheduler incorporated within a reliable guard tour system enables the companies to manage time, costs, and resources effectively. Thus, making it necessary for every security guard company in today’s pandemic hit world. Some top [...]

By |2021-07-11T11:08:19+00:00July 7, 2021|Guard Tour Features, Latest Articles|0 Comments

Components Of An Effective Security Guard Team

Whether you want to run your security guard company smoothly or enhance its operations to deliver remarkable security guard services, a strong team is a foundation to achieve it. They are most effective when baked into the entire company culture. If a good security guard team is not built right from the beginning, they might not gel and work well together. Thus, contributing to problems such as poor organization, missed deadlines, and conflict within the team.  So what can you do to ensure your security guard team is collectively productive [...]

By |2021-08-25T05:35:49+00:00June 25, 2021|Guard Management System, Latest Articles|0 Comments
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