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
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How are shoplifting and other retail shrink concerns managed in retail stores with no loss prevention team? Read More
A critical component of personal development is understanding the difference between being a manager and being a leader. In the business world, the term “leadership” is often used hand-in-hand with the term “management.” Yet while the terms are interrelated, they are by no means one and the same. There is Read More
If you are one of the 54 individuals named here, CONGRATULATIONS on your latest career move. Check out our new headshot feature and feel free to submit your photo if your name is on the list. Read More
Maintaining high ethical standards in the workplace is at the heart of any reputable business and any successful loss prevention program. We tend to do business with those we trust and respect, and we tend to receive business from those who trust and respect our company.
Those standards are at the Read More
There is no universal secret to professional development success. Still, there tend to be commonalities among LP leaders who gain recognition within their organizations. And they’re not always what you’d expect. Read More
In the 1970s and 1980s, service in local, state, and federal law enforcement was the required foundational experience for most loss prevention leaders. Today, the ability to collaborate with business partners has become the most important competency. The retail industry has begun to require more diversified loss prevention skills.
As theft Read More
What we say, how we say it, and what we’re doing when we say it combine to create great messages—or messages that are forgotten in the next moment. When you can “speak as well as you think,” you can drive your business results, whether you are addressing shrinkage issues with Read More
In my opinion, there is one trait that all true leaders possess—and that is experience. It is experience that enables our careers in loss prevention to evolve, develop, and flourish. The faster you gain experience, the more quickly you will improve your leadership. One way to accelerate gaining experience is Read More