Bill Turner, LPC, has been a reader and contributor to Loss Prevention magazine (now LP Magazine) since its inception in 2001. Now, as the publication celebrates its 15-year anniversary, Turner looks back at the publication’s past five years in a feature article in the January-February 2017 issue. This third and Read More
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A.C. Moore opened its first arts and crafts store in 1985 in Moorestown, NJ. Today, the national retailer sells an assortment of merchandise in over 130 locations on the Eastern coast. With over 40,000 items offered at each store at any given time, A.C. Moore prides itself on its product Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: David Shugan, CFI, is the senior director of loss prevention for Carter’s based in Atlanta. Prior to taking over the leadership role at Carter’s, he was manager of investigations at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Before that, he held LP management positions with Pacific Sunwear and Chernin’s Shoes. Read More
When it comes to crafting a better resume, some of the most important features should focus on the basics. While it may seem to be an obvious characteristic of a quality resume, the appearance of the resume itself can be critical to the entire selection process.
A resume should look sharp, Read More
If you are thinking about writing your own resume to reflect the experience, accomplishments, and other critical information that has helped shape your career in loss prevention instead of using a professional career or resume writing service then you need to do your homework. Having a resume that appropriately describes Read More
Loss prevention investigations are just one of the many specialized elements that are part of an accomplished loss prevention program. Each of these functions is vital to the success of the program, and the understanding and application of each component is an integral part of your professional development. It is Read More
Stacie Bearden is the director of asset protection, field for The Home Depot. In this role, she is responsible for the theft and fraud agenda for Home Depot loss prevention, including organized retail crime program and all asset protection capital and technology programs. In her fifteen years with the company, Read More
Results from the 25th annual National Retail Security Survey (NRSS) were recently released at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) PROTECT Conference, which was held in Philadelphia in June.
In his Academic Viewpoint column for the July-August 2016 issue of LP Magazine, Richard Hollinger, Ph.D., reveals a number of key findings from Read More
The Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) Future of LP Working Group has recently been talking about loss prevention associates of the future. What skill sets are important today? What qualifications and abilities will be in demand down the road?
One thing is certain: loss prevention must keep up with the ever-evolving Read More
Putting your best foot forward in the interview process is a critical aspect of a successful job search. But even more importantly, it can have a long-term impact on your loss prevention career in general. These impressions can have a lasting effect on how you are perceived as a professional Read More