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A Look Back at Our Most Popular Content in 2018 There was no shortage of headline-grabbing events in 2018 to catch the attention of chief security officers (CSO) and the executives and employees they help protect. The world is a
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Mexico, Security, Security Tips
What to Know Before Traveling to the Philippines The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago of over 7,600 islands in southern Asia. Covering 120,000 square miles, the islands have a diverse cultural landscape with Spanish, American, Japanese, Arabic, and
Asia, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
A War within a War: The Rise of Vigilantes in Mexico and the Implications for Multinationals Imagine walking past a heavily armed man wearing a ballistic helmet and bulletproof vest. In most countries, it would be safe to assume that
Executive Protection, Mexico, Narco Violence, Security
A Tale of Three Cities: Assessing the Security Situation in San Miguel de Allende, Chapala Ajijic, and Mexico City There are many compelling reasons to visit or retire in Mexico. The country’s proximity to the United States, favorable climate, low
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What Can Business Travelers Learn from Attacks on Tourists in Mexico? With approximately 40 million tourists visiting Mexico in 2018, the tourism industry is booming—but so is violent crime.[1] In fact, the U.S. State Department recently issued a Level 2
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The Blockade of Qatar and the Implications for Multinationals The Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) travel and trade boycott against Qatar for its alleged support of terrorism is the latest “family feud” to hit the trouble-prone region. Terrorism isn’t the only
Asia, Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security
Here’s How to Prepare for a Medical Crisis While Traveling Overseas When preparing for an international business trip, executives rarely think about the possibility of ending up in hospital. Nonetheless, for the thousands of Americans that find themselves far from
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Here’s What You Need to Know Before Traveling to Bahrain Located off the coast of Saudi Arabia and in the heart of the Middle East, Bahrain is a frequent destination for business executives and tourists alike. While crime remains a
Asia, Executive Protection, Executive Protection Agent, GPS Monitoring, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Cuando un viaje de rutina se convierte en una pesadilla:  Qué hacer si lo arrestan en el extranjero Lo último en lo que pensaría durante un viaje de negocios es la posibilidad de que lo arresten. No obstante, el gobierno
Executive Protection, Executive Protection Agent, International Traveling, Security Tips
Pasos para proteger sus dispositivos y datos antes de viajar a China Con una población de casi 1,400 millones y una clase media que se estima en 550 millones para 2022, China presenta un mercado atractivo para las empresas estadounidenses.
China, Cybersecurity, Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
septiembre 7, 2018

Traveling to India

Traveling to India While recent crimes against foreigners, including several rapes and murders received extensive media coverage, crimes against tourists and business travelers to India take place relatively infrequently. Nonetheless, overseas travels comes with risk – especially for first-time travelers
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Cómo evitar un secuestro virtual “Si quieres volver a ver a tu Clare, no cuelgues”, dice la voz al otro lado de la bocina. Se escucha una voz femenina pidiendo ayuda en el fondo. Obviamente está alterada, y suena como
Executive Protection, Kidnapping, Security, Security Tips
Is Your Airline Safe? Here’s How to Check How safe did you feel during your last flight? Chances are the flight was uneventful and perhaps boring—especially if you fly often. In today’s world, over 100,000 flights take place per day
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Is It Safe to Drive in China? As a major trading partner of the United States, China is a frequent destination for countless executives’ business trips. While many cities, including the capital, Beijing, have extensive public transportation systems, some business
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
¿Es un objetivo blando? Aquí está cómo averiguarlo Ya sea en casa, en el trabajo o en el juego, es fácil para un ejecutivo ocupado mantenerse ciego ante todo tipo de riesgos y amenazas. Sin embargo, sólo porque no vea
Executive Protection, Security, Security Tips
Los terroristas tomaron mi hotel ¿Ahora qué hago? ¿Sabría qué hacer si terroristas irrumpieran en su hotel? Un reciente ataque al hotel Intercontinental en Kabul que cobró la vida de 22 personas, incluidos dos estadounidenses, es el último de una
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Conducir en México: lo que los viajeros de negocios necesitan saber Cuando las autoridades encontraron los cuerpos quemados de Dean Lucas y Adam Coleman en el cascarón de su camioneta en el estado de Sinaloa, los surfistas australianos estaban muy
International Traveling, Mexico, Security
mayo 22, 2018

Traveling to Russia

Traveling to Russia In addition to welcoming 32 international soccer teams, in June 2018, Russian authorities predict an influx of over 1 million visitors. Given the invasion of soccer fans from around the globe, doubts surround the ability of Russia’s
International Traveling, Russia, Security, Security Tips
Maneras en que los viajeros de negocios LGBTQIA pueden protegerse en el exterior Si bien nos gustaría pensar que el mundo es tolerante, en realidad, viajar al extranjero para realizar negocios implica un cierto grado de riesgo para los ejecutivos
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security, Security Tips
Cuatro razones por las que los clientes a veces prefieren a oficiales de protección ejecutiva femeninas Esa mujer que acaba de salir del restaurante con un conocido ejecutivo de negocios ¿será su amiga, la niñera o una asistente administrativa? Se
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¿Cuál es el papel de un agente de protección ejecutiva? Separando los hechos de la ficción La descripción hollywoodense de los agentes de seguridad como músculos, intimidantes y, a menudo imprudentes, si bien ayuda a vender boletos refuerza un estereotipo
Executive Protection, Executive Protection Agent, Security
noviembre 16, 2017

Violence in the Workplace

Violence in the Workplace: When Does It Make Sense to Engage a Corporate Security Provider? Responding to the Threat of Workplace Violence After a minor disagreement, a long-term, female employee physically threatened several coworkers. The following day, the same employee
Executive Protection, Security, Workplace Stability
Cómo prepararse para viajar a un país que no ha visitado antes   Si no ha viajado al exterior recientemente, quizá lo haga pronto. En el panorama cada vez más competitivo de la actualidad, las empresas a menudo compiten en
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Security
CÓMO PREPARARSE PARA UN TERREMOTO Los terremotos pueden causar una sacudida de leve a violenta y pueden ocurrir en cualquier momento y en cualquier lugar. Esta guía puede ayudarlo a proteger a su familia, a su propiedad y a usted mismo
Natural Disasters, Security, Security Tips
Narcoviolencia a la alza: las implicaciones para los viajeros de negocios   Con el futuro del Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte (TLCAN) en duda, la situación de seguridad ya precaria al sur de la frontera tiene el
Executive Protection, International Traveling, Mexico, Narco Violence, Security