Tag: loss prevention qualifications
By Frank Devlin
Once, a distribution center supervisor told me about their former logistics loss prevention manager. During management meetings, this fellow took great pride in informing the management team of his dedication and skills for discouraging potential warehouse theft perpetrators.
He would recall the days when he hid in a dumpster during the Read More
Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals, it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining Read More
What is a loss prevention manager? What might appear to be a fairly simple question now requires a much more complicated answer in a new age of retail where roles and responsibilities are changing on a consistent basis.
To the average consumer, a loss prevention manager might be perceived as a Read More
Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining Read More
Negotiation tactics are synonymous with terms ranging from compromise and mediation to haggle and interrogation. It is not difficult to argue the fact that interrogations represent the hardest form of negotiating. When people enter into negotiations or mediations, they understand they may need to sacrifice some of their interests in Read More
Boca Raton, Florida-based Office Depot recently promoted Shannon Hunter to senior director of loss prevention & safety. He is now the pyramid head responsible for enterprise-wide loss prevention and safety programs. Shannon joined OfficeMax in 1998 as a district loss prevention manager and was promoted 4 times including director of Read More
Chris Carmody, LPC was recently promoted to director of supply chain loss prevention with Boca Raton, Florida-based Office Depot. Chris joined the organization in 2000 as a district loss prevention manager after spending 5 years with Service Merchandise and was promoted to regional loss prevention manager in 2006. Chris holds Read More
By Bruce Tulgan
You hate confrontations with employees. They only seem to make things worse. Sometimes you even end up firing an employee. For these reasons, you generally avoid giving employees negative feedback unless it’s absolutely necessary. When it comes to small performance issues, you don’t come down like a ton of bricks; instead, you hint at a problem, making Read More