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Certification Profile

- A wrap-up of industry awards, deals, and contracts. Plus, ASIS anounces the “Power of Certification” winners and the Foundation advances the rights of victims.

2006 Buyers Guide Released

- ASIS releases the 2006 edition of its Buyers Guide.

CPP Profile

- CPP Profile of Kevin Peterson, CPP

CPP Profile

- The fifth European Security Conference will be held in Nice, France; and ASIS and NASCO rebut a newspaper article critical of security officers. Also, Howard Moster, CPP, PSP, is profiled.

There’s Always Room for Improvement

- The redesign continues, with graphics to help you spot and follow market trends.

Industry News

- ASIS International announces the winner of its school security essay competition, the seminar and exhibits wins a tradeshow award, and U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Joseph L. Rector, CPP, PCI, PSP, is profiled.

Security Operations Management, Second Edition

- With the technological advances and world events of the past 25 years, security management has evolved greatly and become both a vital business function and an academic discipline. Recognizing this, Robert D. McCrie has wisely chosen to update this classic reference source for students, practitioners, and business managers alike.

Strategic Security Management: A Risk Assessment Guide for Decision Makers

- This book takes on the ambitious goal of bridging the gap between theory and reality in risk-assessment-based security management—and achieves it handily. The author emphasizes the fundamental responsibilities of today’s security managers: to assess risks, demonstrate them to justify costs, and accurately measure security’s effectiveness to manage it properly.

Industry News

- Insurance firm The Brownyard Group solicits nominations for a major service award, an update on ASIS guidelines, and Alex Omar Garrido, CPP, is profiled.

Industry News

- Attacks on personal computers, a security contract award from the San Diego Trolley Company, and the Air Force taps Boeing to provide a ground situational awareness system. Klas Nilsson, CPP, PSP, PCI is profiled.

School Security

- Read past contributor Guillermo Guevara Penso's new report explaining how he cut down on guard fatigue during shifts at the elite Escuela Campo Alegre. For more Guevara, read his feature Patrolling Performance in the September 2006 issue of Security Management.

Who's Who and What's Where

- (ISC)2, a nonprofit involved in educating and certifying information security professionals, has issued its '2007 Resource Guide for Today's Information Security Professional, Global Edition.' The 126-page almanac is available free from the Web site. It lists information about security-focused professional associations, conferences and trade shows, Web sites, online and print publications, and educational institutions in North, Central, and South America and the Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia-Pacific regions. Read the resource guide.

Industry News

- The cost of falls in the workplace, CCTV at one of Canada's booming oil sand mines, and a new security degree program at Minnesota's Concordia University; plus, a profile of Murray D. Mills, CPP.
 




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