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  • London Retailers' Online Bid to Fight Shoplifting

    By Curtis Baillie - Friday November 19, 2010
    A professional security consulting organization that I belong to and based in the United Kingdom, recently sent me a article found in the securityoracle.com - and thought I would share.The article titled, "Retailers' Online Bid To Fight Shoplifting...
  • IAPSC Reception at ASIS in Dallas

    By Curtis Baillie - Sunday August 15, 2010
    Going to the ASIS Seminar in Dallas, Texas? If so the International Association of Professional Security Consultants (IAPSC) is holding a networking reception at the Hilton Anatole hotel on Monday, October 11, 2010 from 5:30pm to 7pm. Conference...
  • How Observant Are You?

    By Curtis Baillie - Friday July 16, 2010
    The other day I gave a talk to a large group of business professionals. The topic I spoke on was the interpretation of visual linguistics and body language and its relationship to truth detection. As part of my presentation we discussed the powers of...
  • IAPSC Holds Texas Conference

    By Curtis Baillie - Thursday July 15, 2010
      The International Association of Professional Security Consultants (IAPSC) is holding a Security Conference in Texas on September 15, 2010.  Learn These Key How-To Secrets...in just one day! - Stop Crime with Design! - Get...
  • Counterfeit merchandise flying off the shelves in Philadelphia

    By Curtis Baillie - Wednesday June 30, 2010
    The other day on the South side of Philadelphia, Federal authorities raided four businesses who were selling counterfeit merchandise. ( South Street Businesses Faking It ) Rolex watches, Gucci bags and more - all high end merchandise, you name it they had...
  • Starting a Conflict of Interest Program

    By Curtis Baillie - Monday June 14, 2010
    Last week I wrote about Conflicts of Interest in the Workplace where I talked about the need for employers to establish a workplace conflict of interest program. I though I'd take some time to outline how to get an effective conflict of interest program...
  • Conflicts of Interest and the Workplace

    By Curtis Baillie - Thursday June 10, 2010
    Every business should have a plan for employees to disclose potential conflicts of interest and a way to resolve them. As an example, if your business is selling paint products do you want an employee who sells paint as a side business? Probably not. A...
  • IAPSC to conduct Successful Security Consulting seminar

    By Curtis Baillie - Tuesday May 18, 2010
    October 10 & 11, 2010 – Successful Security Consulting Dallas, TX – ASIS Annual Seminar Pre-conference Have you ever thought about starting your own business? A two-day seminar on how to start your own practice and SUCCEED! From start-up...
  • Alleged shoplifter dies when CVS employee applies choke hold

    By Curtis Baillie - Friday May 14, 2010
    I recently returned from the International Association of Professional Security Consultants annual conference in Savannah, GA and a well deserved vacation at Universal, Orlando only to see a Chicago Sun Times news article that has really struck home...
  • Deciding Ethical Dilemmas - The Three Principles

    By Curtis Baillie - Sunday April 18, 2010
    Three Principles for Deciding Ethical Dilemmas Solutions to ethical issues are not always addressed by a written company policy, and you must think through the process of solving ethical dilemmas. I follow three main guiding principles for deciding...