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Remember Paris Terror Attacks on Hospitality Targets

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Remember Paris Terror Attacks on Hospitality Targets

We live in a new world, a new nightlife world and we can’t continue to ignore that our local watering holes are the perfect target for any sort of angry or radicalized individual.

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NCB Show 2016, Advisory Board and $50 Dollars Savings

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NCB Show 2016, Advisory Board and $50 Dollars Savings

The 2016 Nightclub & Bar Show is fast approaching. I’ve been attending since 1999 and been on their Advisory Board for nearly as long. Read this article to learn more and to receive a $50 dollar registration discount code.

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Paris Terror Attack: We Better Wake Up

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Paris Terror Attack: We Better Wake Up

The Paris terrorist attack was awful. However, the largest takeaway for me was a reminder of what we’ve been teaching for 10 years. Our industry, the hospitality industry, is in real danger. Read the full article for the full story.

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Active Shooter Training a MUST

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Active Shooter Training a MUST

Active Shooter incidents are drastically increasing. The shooting deaths have occurred in schools, malls, college campuses and other public places and it’ just a matter of time before a bar or club AND everyone inside are the targets. ARE YOU PREPARED?

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Armed Guards vs. Unarmed Guards

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Armed Guards vs. Unarmed Guards

Armed guards vs. Unarmed guards. This blog should be read in conjunction with the associated Nightclub Security Podcast of the same name.

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Bouncers and Handcuffs

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Bouncers and Handcuffs

Handcuffs are a great tool that are often considered an evil piece of equipment. However, if cops can use them as a tool to keep people safe and to prevent further problems or injury everyday, why can’t an in-house security guard. When handcuffs are used in a bar or club setting by a guard trained to use them correctly, they can be just as valuable to create a safer environment for everyone.

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