Fly Right! Have a plan.

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Asset Protection, Consultation, Countermeasure, Drone, Emergency Preparedness, Emergency Response Plans, Loss Prevention, Loss Reduction, Physical Security, Project Management, Risk, Risk Analysis, Risk Assessment, Risk Management, Risk Mitigation, Safety, Technology, Training, UAS, UAV, Video Surveillance

As many of you know, I entered the commercial UAV/UAS world (better known as drones) several months ago. The unfortunate thing is, the only media coverage that really is predominant are those incidents that shine some negative light on what can be and is a valuable tool in a variety of disciplines. This recent incident […]

Flavor of the Month Hero

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Asset Protection, Business Continuity, Consultation, Countermeasure, Disaster Recovery, Emergency Preparedness, Emergency Response Plans, Loss Prevention, Loss Reduction, Risk, Risk Analysis, Risk Assessment, Risk Management, Risk Mitigation, Safety, Staff Awareness, Threat Risk Assessment

Your business is not an ice cream parlor so stop treating your emergency preparedness priorities like your developing a schedule for the flavor of the month.  Not that there is anything wrong with ice cream parlors or flavor of the month schedules, some of them are quite delicious.  I digress. I receive many phone calls […]

So what are you looking for? And why did you lose?

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Asset Protection, Business Continuity, Consultation, Emergency Preparedness, Emergency Response Plans, Enterprise Risk Management, Fire Safety Plans, Loss Prevention, Loss Reduction, Risk, Safety, Training

It used to surprise me, now it doesn’t.  Deserves some context, I know. So in the past, I would either reach out to organizations to source out work or organizations would reach out to me.  The funny thing is that there were times when the organization who sought me out would end the engagement with […]

Risk Assessments – horse and buggy theory

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  It’s an easy principle really.  The horse goes in front of the buggy.  Not getting very far if you try the other way around.  It’s not an earth shattering discovery, but one that is often mis-applied in security and risk program development.

What approach do you take?

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Are you still taking or accepting a cookie cutter approach to your security and risk mitigation strategies?

It’s alive!

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Asset Protection, Business Continuity, Certification, Consultation, Countermeasure, Disaster Recovery, Electronic Security, Enterprise Risk Management, Loss Prevention, Physical Security, Project Management, Risk Analysis, Risk Management, Safety, Security Management, Staff Awareness, Technology, Threat Risk Assessment, Training

We know for certain that you’re able, aptable and even adaptable.  But are your policies and procedures?