Michelle Farrelly

Are security officers taken for granted?

With an average current staff turnover rate of approximately 34% across the security sector compared with the national average of 14.6% for all business sectors, Michelle Farrelly suggests there needs to be an understanding that perhaps today’s security teams do not feel...
Posted On 21 Jul 2015
Chris Wisely: Managing Director at Axis Security

Developing the Security Profession

Rather than be considered some kind of regulatory or contractual burden, Chris Wisely explains exactly why security training ought to be viewed for what it is – a widespread benefit to any organisation that, if conducted in a detailed and appropriate fashion, far outweighs the...
Posted On 14 Jul 2015
The BSIA has produced a Manifesto for the new UK Government prior to the 2015 General Election

BSIA introduces detailed Government Manifesto ahead of 2015 General Election

With the 2015 General Election taking place on Thursday 7 May, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has launched its Manifesto setting out the Association’s key ‘asks’ of the next Government and how the BSIA will build upon its existing influence to achieve these...
Posted On 05 May 2015

Pathways for progression

Professional benchmarks for certain security roles are not always readily available on the wider scale. This can create barriers to progression for employees and, in doing so, continues to hinder efforts targeted at both altering external perceptions of the security business...
Posted On 10 Oct 2014