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keyuni P. Dec 17, 2021 76 views

What inspired you to be a security guard?

What gave you the motivation to pursue this career. career-paths homeland...


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keyuni P. Dec 17, 2021 114 views

What education do you need to be a security guard?

What education is needed or required now and for the future. career education homeland...


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keyuni P. Dec 17, 2021 59 views

What do you have to do on a day to day bases to be fit as a security guard?

I need to know what physical practices I have to maintain as a security guard. physical security...


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Zaria T. Dec 01, 2021 110 views

What is the best way to get into any one of the departments under Homeland Security?

I enjoy solving mysteries and finding out information through research. Also I enjoy traveling and I have moved around a little bit. I have worked as a security guard for 3 years, I also have licences to carry a weapon and I have an interest in Information Technology. I plan on joining the Air...

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Carrie J. Nov 17, 2021 134 views

Which companies would hire commercial divers?

I know that building and construction has uses for divers, but it might also be a security type job? construction security...


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trenton S. Nov 03, 2021 143 views

I wanted to know how can you advance and grow doing Homeland Security?

I was interested and doing security work and wanted to know how can i be successful and this type of work? career Homeland Security...


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Cassie M. Jul 31, 2021 149 views

How is the work load in your field?

I am interested in becoming a program and management analyst in the FBI, as well as becoming a director of operations. FBI Director-of-operations management analyst program-management government security director...


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Jared C. Oct 06, 2021 112 views

Do security pentesters work steady hours or are they basically freelance?

(I want to be transparent right up front: I'm not a student. I'm a staff member at But I'm posting this question because although we have many questions related to cybersecurity, we don't have this one, and I think our students would love to know the answer.) My question:...

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Jake C. Aug 26, 2021 161 views

Asking for an Industry Insider

Greetings and Good Morning from New York! I am a Job Corps student interested in conducting an Informational Interview with a professional in the security field. This is because I am following this career path, but want a 1 on 1 situation to directly and accurately gain insight about the...

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Nikolas H. Jun 19, 2020 307 views
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Mitchell H. Apr 07, 2020 426 views

What is the best way to get into private security.

I am working a base level security job and want to further myself into a very professional environment. security private...

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tony G. Mar 06, 2020 271 views

How often do the employees get evaluated? what benefits does the company offer?what are the daily duties on the job?

career security I am 18 years old, I was born in Yap. I am currently enrolled in Job Corps so I can advance in my career. I am passionate about the Security work force. I want to be able to monitor and maintain properties to keep people and companies...

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Micaiah M. Feb 24, 2020 266 views

Do you ever feel stressed out?

I understand it can get boring, but does it ever feel overwhelming?...


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Hayden B. Sep 09, 2019 330 views

What additional skills and strengths do I need for a career in security?

Hi my name is Hayden B. I'm a student at Glen Rose HS, I am a freshmen. I'm interested in a career in security. I'm skills include working outside, hard worker, taking orders. In my spare time I workout. What additional skills would I need?...


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Nate F. Sep 05, 2019 270 views

How long will it take to get a degree in security?

I like to skate and workout. I enjoy music, animals, sports. In the future I want to have a profession in security. Like Animal control, lifeguard, environment security or Transportation security....


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Cheyenne F. Aug 01, 2019 275 views
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Brennan H. Feb 01, 2019 270 views

What sort of traits to companies look for in their employees in this field?

What sort of things should i work on as i am learning about the field?...


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Tyonna T. Jan 23, 2019 360 views
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Anastazia R. Apr 22, 2018 404 views

How competitive are college homeland security programs?

The security of our nation is extremely important to me, and I am interested in studying homeland security in college. I get good grades, so I likely wont have too much trouble being accepted into a school. But I have heard that some degree programs are more competitive than others for...

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