Security for Business Professionals

Security for Business Professionals
  • Author : Bradley A. Wayland
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 12 August 2014
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Security for Business Professionals offers business executives and managers everything they need to set-up a security program, especially for those who don’t have the resources to hire an in-house security staff. It can also be used for assessing the adequacy of an existing security program. The book provides an overview of the key security objectives and challenges that managers face, such as how to measure the effectiveness of a security program and balance the costs and benefits. It also


Security for Business Professionals

Security for Business Professionals
  • Author : Bradley A. Wayland
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 12 August 2014
GET THIS BOOKSecurity for Business Professionals

Security for Business Professionals offers business executives and managers everything they need to set-up a security program, especially for those who don’t have the resources to hire an in-house security staff. It can also be used for assessing the adequacy of an existing security program. The book provides an overview of the key security objectives and challenges that managers face, such as how to measure the effectiveness of a security program and balance the costs and benefits. It also


Risk Management for Security Professionals

Risk Management for Security Professionals
  • Author : Carl Roper
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 19 May 1999
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This book describes the risk management methodology as a specific process, a theory, or a procedure for determining your assets, vulnerabilities, and threats and how security professionals can protect them. Risk Management for Security Professionals is a practical handbook for security managers who need to learn risk management skills. It goes beyond the physical security realm to encompass all risks to which a company may be exposed. Risk Management as presented in this book has several goals: Provides standardized common


Emergency Preparedness for Business Professionals

Emergency Preparedness for Business Professionals
  • Author : Bradley A. Wayland
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 21 April 2015
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Emergency Response for Business Professionals provides business managers who do not have in-house security expertise as well as the security professionals who advise them with an overview on how to prepare and react to potential unexpected incidents that can occur to their organization. The book begins with an overview of the primary principles of business emergency planning, then delves into the considerations that an organization should take when developing their emergency plan. This includes the mitigation strategies for preventing the


Strategic Thinking in 3D

Strategic Thinking in 3D
  • Author : Ross Harrison
  • Publisher : Potomac Books, Inc.
  • Release : 31 May 2013
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Effective strategic thinking requires a clear understanding of one's external environment. Each organization has a unique environment, but as Ross Harrison explains in Strategic Thinking in 3D, any environment-whether in the fields of national security, foreign policy, or business-has three dimensions: systems, opponents, and groups.


Corporate Security Management

Corporate Security Management
  • Author : Marko Cabric
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 March 2015
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Corporate Security Management provides practical advice on efficiently and effectively protecting an organization's processes, tangible and intangible assets, and people. The book merges business and security perspectives to help transform this often conflicted relationship into a successful and sustainable partnership. It combines security doctrine, business priorities, and best practices to uniquely answer the Who, What, Where, Why, When and How of corporate security. Corporate Security Management explores the diverse structures of security organizations in different industries. It shows the crucial


CCTV for Security Professionals

CCTV for Security Professionals
  • Author : Alan Matchett
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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CCTV for Security Professionals provides the information necessary to design the ideal CCTV system. The chapters are stand-alone sources of information on their subjects and are presented in logical sequence to guide the reader from basic principles to more complex for a complete system understanding. In his straight-forward and informative text, Alan Matchett approaches the camera systems from the user's point of view, providing the security manager with the knowledge to discuss the system, its desired features, and the areas


Conflict Management for Security Professionals

Conflict Management for Security Professionals
  • Author : Andrew A. Tufano
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 September 2013
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Effectively resolving conflict prevents violence, reduces incidents, improves productivity, and contributes to the overall health of an organization. Unlike the traditionally reactive law enforcement approach to resolving conflict, Conflict Management for Security Professionals provides a proven, reliable, business-focused approach that teaches security personnel to diffuse situations before they escalate when dealing with uncooperative, dangerous, or violent individuals. Covering everything from policies and procedures to security tactics and business impact, Conflict Management for Security Professionals uniquely addresses conflict resolution from a


The Professional Protection Officer

The Professional Protection Officer
  • Author : Sandi J. Davies,Lawrence J. Fennelly
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 04 December 2019
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Eight previous iterations of this text have proven to be highly regarded and considered the definitive training guide and instructional text for first-line security officers in both the private and public sectors. The material included in the newest version covers all the subjects essential to the training of protection officers. This valuable resource and its predecessors have been utilized worldwide by the International Foundation for Protection Officers since 1988, as the core curriculum for the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) Program. The


The Corporate Security Professional's Handbook on Terrorism

The Corporate Security Professional's Handbook on Terrorism
  • Author : Edward Halibozek,Andy Jones,Gerald L. Kovacich
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 August 2007
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The Corporate Security Professional's Handbook on Terrorism is a professional reference that clarifies the difference between terrorism against corporations and their assets, versus terrorism against government assets. It addresses the existing misconceptions regarding how terrorism does or does not affect corporations, and provides security professionals and business executives with a better understanding of how terrorism may impact them. Consisting three sections, Section I provides an explanation of what terrorism is, its history, who engages in it, and why. Section II


Cybersecurity for Information Professionals

Cybersecurity for Information Professionals
  • Author : Hsia-Ching Chang,Suliman Hawamdeh
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 28 June 2020
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Information professionals have been paying more attention and putting a greater focus on privacy over cybersecurity. However, the number of both cybersecurity and privacy breach incidents are soaring, which indicates that cybersecurity risks are high and growing. Utilizing cybersecurity awareness training in organizations has been an effective tool to promote a cybersecurity-conscious culture, making individuals more cybersecurity-conscious as well. However, it is unknown if employees’ security behavior at work can be extended to their security behavior at home and personal


Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning for IT Professionals

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning for IT Professionals
  • Author : Susan Snedaker
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 18 April 2011
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Powerful Earthquake Triggers Tsunami in Pacific. Hurricane Katrina Makes Landfall in the Gulf Coast. Avalanche Buries Highway in Denver. Tornado Touches Down in Georgia. These headlines not only have caught the attention of people around the world, they have had a significant effect on IT professionals as well. As technology continues to become more integral to corporate operations at every level of the organization, the job of IT has expanded to become almost all-encompassing. These days, it’s difficult to



Identifying and Exploring Security Essentials

Identifying and Exploring Security Essentials
  • Author : Mary Clifford
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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This new book gives readers a unique approach to the study of security issues, useful for either those already in the field or before they actually find themselves employed in a specific security-related job. Written in a clear, easy-to-understand style, this book gives readers the opportunity to look at security from various perspectives; it grounds them firmly in the history and fundamentals of the field, as well as prepares them for today's most difficult security challenges. Topics comprehensively covered in