Professional Development

ethical standards in the workplace

Ethical Standards in the Workplace

Above and beyond your obligations to protect company assets, reduce shortage and enhance profits, you are expected to set an ethical example for others to follow.
positive-feedback-happy

How to Turn Asset Protection Staff into Brand Ambassadors

Nothing kills retail sales like a rude employee and a bad customer interaction, according to a recent survey of 1,000 shoppers.
WZ Elite Training Day logo

Elite Training Day 2019: The Premier Conference for Interview and Interrogation

This past week, top interviewers from across the country came together in Fort Myers, FL for the 2019 Elite Training Day hosted by Wicklander-Zulawski...
strategy loss prevention director

Counterintuitive Strategies for the Successful Loss Prevention Director

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.
accomplishment-business-new-job

LP People on the Move: March 2019

All of us throughout the LP community are proud of the accomplishments of those who have worked hard and earned a new place along their loss prevention career path.
Loss Prevention Foundation LPF logo

Loss Prevention Certification: Recently Certified – March 2019

We are pleased to recognize and congratulate these industry leaders who recently obtained certification. Despite their demanding schedules, they still saw the value and took the time to obtain this industry-leading credential.
loss prevention positions, team

How Can We Keep Good People in Loss Prevention Positions?

High staff turnover in stores, including in asset protection and loss prevention positions, complicates the effort to keep general and LP staff continually updated and skilled in profit protection.
LPF Learning Day

The First Loss Prevention Foundation Learning Day of 2019 a Big Hit in Indianapolis

The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF), in partnership with the University of Indianapolis Department of Criminal Justice, held its first Learning Day of 2019 on...
Confessions of a Forensic Interviewer

Worldwide Adventures of a Certified Forensic Interviewer

Last December, I went on an adventure to China, and from the perspective of a certified forensic interviewer (who loves to observe behavior), the main takeaway is that people are the same no matter where you go.
women in loss prevention

How Women in Loss Prevention Really See the Industry

Despite the evolution of the LP industry, it remains a predominantly male environment. Why aren't there more women in loss prevention? Editorial Director Jac Brittain, LPC, decided to find out.

Stay Updated

Get critical infromation for loss prevention professionals, security and retail management delivered right to your inbox.

loss-prevention-cover

Before you go ...

Get critical information for loss prevention, security and retail management professionals delivered right to your inbox.

Optimizing-Your-Employee-Theft-Policy-Special-Report-exit-pop

Get your FREE "Optimizing Your Employee Theft Policy" Guide

Promoting a culture of honesty requires implementing a strong employee theft policy and internal awareness program.

What-is-Loss-Prevention-Special-Report-exit-pop

Get your FREE "What is Loss Prevention?" Guide

Read this report to discover the history of retail security and get a glimpse at the rapidly evolving loss prevention profession.

Issues-with-ORC-and-Shoplifting-exit-pop

Get your FREE "Issues with ORC and Shoplifting" Guide

The safety of store associates, customers, and millions of dollars in potential litigation rely upon understanding these issues.

Retail-Security-Free-Special-Report-exit-pop

Get your FREE "CCTV, Alarms, and Security Training" Guide

This report shows how CCTV/video and alarm systems can enhance the safety and security of retail locations.