Tag: loss prevention associates
Loss prevention—also known as asset protection—is an ever-broadening, ever-growing field that has a lot to offer an entry-level job seeker. According to the Loss Prevention Foundation, the industry’s “wide spectrum of career options and tremendous potential for professional growth” make the job a rare find in today’s labor market. And Read More
Loss prevention associates are measured and evaluated against the organization’s expectations in a variety of areas. LP managers are ranked based on shrinkage numbers, cash handling in the store, internal and external apprehensions, plus asset recovery, to mention but a few. Many of these tasks are easily measured, while others are Read More
Changing Roles and Challenges Inside Home Depot Loss Prevention
A discussion on professional development and career growth.
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 Read More
By Dan Faketty
Proactive loss prevention leaders have recognized that their success or failure will almost always fall on the shoulders of the people they attract into their department. Those who have been truly successful have not only managed to attract top loss prevention associates, but have been able to keep the talent Read More