You are the new team leader! Now what?

The first thing you should do is pop your ego! there’s no room for ego in your new role. Remember when you helped the same people on your team because you shared the same passion? Nothing has changed except you are now their leader, remember how you felt being on the team, looking up to your leader for inspiration, take … Read More

Security professional or just a labourer in a security guard’s uniform?

When I look at the security manpower landscape in New Zealand, I often think the words, security and professional should not be in the same sentence. The security guarding industry is driven by the dollar, not quality or professionalism, the importance of winning a security contract at any cost often erodes margin. We have a labour-hire company providing security guards, … Read More

Why you need professional security at your event

Protective services sercurity guard

When I look at the security manpower landscape in New Zealand, I often think the words professional and security should not be in the same sentence. The guarding industry is driven by the dollar, not quality or professionalism, the importance of winning a security contract at any cost by the security company can easily erode any margin. Internationally owned guarding … Read More

Security expert reveals bouncer involved with Wellington bar assault was not certificated

The Neill Group - Field Agents, Process Servers & Private Investigators.

Wellington security company owner, licensed security consultant and private investigator Dion Neill has proof that the crowd controller involved with the Boston on Blair assault didn’t hold a current certificate of approval. These certificates are issued by the private security personnel licensing authority (PSPLA), administered by the Ministry of Justice. All security guards, crowd controllers and private investigators who are … Read More

Who engages security guards and why?

GuardHire by Protective Services - Professional Security

Typically a security guard will provide business and commercial clients with a physical security service beyond the capability of CCTV and cameras. CCTV requires real-time monitoring by human eyes, someone needs to watch the cameras, right? Shopping complex’s, retail stores and commercial businesses, all require security guards, a physical security presence. Can you imagine all the theft and chaos that … Read More

Delivering world-class customer service

Wellington Private Investigators - Wellington & New Zealand wide private investigations.

We often see phrases from a company claiming to provide customers with the best service, world-class service or similar statements. Is this just another meaningless tag line or company message? World-class customer service is what you want it to be, in my view, it is personal and not commercial. I developed and led a business operating in a highly competitive … Read More