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Is the decision to outsource the same as hiring an internal candidate?

Is Your LP Program Going On Vacation?

Demystifying the Mystery Shop

"Do More With Less" and Other Penrose Triangles

The Problem with Winging an Investigation

What Happens If Your LP Program Has Tunnel Vision?

Active Shooter - Common Sense in a Senseless World

How Tracking is Changing the ORC Game

Getting Real with your LP Analytics

Tech: A False Sense of Security

Baggage Claim

Denial: A Cure for Crime and Everything that Ails You

Why You Should Be Using Social Media at Work

Prosecution or Restitution - A Business Approach

4 Alerts for Real Prevention

What Loss Prevention Resources do you use?

We Should All Have The Disney Store Problem

Video Blog Series-LP FAQ in 2- Audit Frequency

Multi-Tasking…is it a good thing or a bad thing?

Chaos and Concern on Main Street

3 Things You Must Have in This Year’s LP Planner

3 Things You Must Have in Your New Year LP Planner

Carnival of Blogs

Happy Holidays From LPI

Check and Balance: 5 questions you need to answer to develop an Effective Audit Tool

Follow the Leader

The 5 Best Holiday Best Practices

Happy Thanksgiving From LPI

Workplace Harassment Investigation 101 for Loss Prevention Professional

Video Blog Series-LP FAQ's in 2

If You Didn’t Write it…You Didn’t Say it

Gift Card Discounting Through the Holidays and Beyond…..

Doing The Interview

Minimum Wage: Is it much ado about nothing?

Why Employee Tip Lines Don’t Work

Target Store Programs: Why they really work

Retail Burglaries: The Non-Random Phenomena

Statistical Snapshot Auditing - The Pros and Cons of Forced Ranking Stores

4 Common Reasons Why Retailers Fail to Generate LP Awareness

A Story’s Power to Create Change 

It’s Not Only What You Say; it’s How You Say It

Evidence Based LP: The Right Solution with the Wrong Narrative

5 Areas That Can Affect Your Store Audit Implementation Results

The Problem with Winging an Investigation

Cyber-security - Why LP is the Best Oversight

A Shift in Crime or Flawed Perceptions?

Do More With Less...

The Importance of Face to Face Loss Prevention

Is Your Deterrence Loud Enough?

The Language of Fear, Optimism, and Loss Prevention

The One Thing More Damaging than Internal Theft

Loss Prevention: What's in a Name?

MOS: Marked out of Stock or Missing out of Shrink?

Loss Prevention Isn't Sales Prevention

Is Your Loss Prevention Program Going On Vacation?

Expectations Are a Funny Thing

Why You Need Alerts, Not Alarms

Manage the Conditions or the Conditions will Manage

The Top 5 Audit Questions Revealed

Criminal versus Control

The Communication Paradox:

The EBR Balancing Act

Shrink Results – Good Program Or Good Luck?

How Are You Calculating Your Stores Shrink?

Is Your Loss Prevention Program Like A Spork?

Attend What You Intend

Baggage Claim

Is Your Company Headed for the Emergency Room?

Loss Prevention’s Big “I Wish We Had” Moments

Results That Should Make You Cynical

Retail Bill of Rights: A Law Loss Prevention Can Live With

Profits: Lost in the Surge

Gearing Up For Success in the New Year

Ringing in the New Year!

Rewind 2014 Is Here!

Just in Time for the Holiday Season

Give Thanks

Multi-Tasking… is it a good thing or a bad thing?

Denial: A Cure for Crime and Everything that Ails You

How Bluetracs is Changing the ORC Game

Security Surveys - Offense from a Strong Defense

We Should All Have this Disney Store Problem

Temporary and Seasonal Locations – Shrink Sink Holes?

Demystifying the Mystery Shop

Is Your Most Important Client too Subjective?

Social Media: Good Intel or Rockstar Personas?

Are Employee Smart Phones Too Smart?

The Darwinism of Loss Prevention

10 Things For Your LP Fall Planner

How Bias Prevents Internal Theft Reporting

Top 3 Worst Business Trends for Loss Prevention

Hiring, Candidate Screening and the Debt Dilemma

Preventing Gift Card Fraud

Researching Your Inventory Results...

PCI and Exception-Based Reporting

Discounting Violations of Employee Discounts

Small Details Make a Big Difference

10 Reasons Associates Are Not Productive and What To Do About It

Loss Prevention and Dieting

Is Loss Prevention Bound By A Higher Level Of Integrity Than Others?

Who's In Charge Of Loss Prevention

Developing Effective Audit Programs

The High Risk Position

Audits: Go Deep or Go Wide

When You’re Drowning, Sharks become Irrelevant

How to Train Employees to Help & Prevent Theft

Crystal Ball Loss Prevention

Employee Training and Awareness-They Are Your Best Defense

The Retail Equation Sheds Light On Loss Prevention Statistics

Employee Theft: An Inside Job

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

Follow the Leader

Loss Prevention and Your Brand

The 2nd Mouse Gets The Cheese

Benchmarking the Past

Does Your LP Program Have Tunnel Vision?

Why An LP Program Needs a Strategic Business Plan Foundation

Is the decision to outsource the same as hiring an internal candidate?

A Different Approach to Calculating Shrink and Loss

Shrink Percentage or Shrink Dollars: How much are you really losing?

The Importance of Face to Face Loss Prevention

3 Things You Must Have in This Year’s LP Planner

Ringing in the New Year with a Smile!

Fasten Your Seatbelts, Its a 2013 Rewind!

Active Shooter - Common Sense in a Senseless World

Our 5 Best Holiday "Best Practices"

Why You SHOULD Be Using Social Media at Work

Do Business Abuse Bounties Work?

3 Holiday Myths That Are Killing Your Shrink Results

What’s Your Real Loss Prevention Risk?

Bad Statements: The 4th Liability

Interviews: The 3 Liabilities

Who's Doing the Interview? Part 1

Prosecution or Restitution - Business Approach

Preventing Employee Theft By Creating a Culture of Loss Prevention

Do Your Audits Reflect Your Actual Performance?

Is Helping A Customer Worth Losing Inventory Or Money?

Is EBR A Cure-all?

5 Things You're Not Paying Attention to in Your Mystery Shop

Don't Treat Your Distribution Center Differently

You Are Too Smart To Explain It Well

Is It Too Late To Save Your Shrink?

5 Easy Steps To Avoid Botching An Employee Theft Investigation

Sustaining A Proactive Loss Prevention Program

Is Technology A Friend Or Foe To Loss Prevention?

Self Auditing - Let Them Inspect What You Expect

The Synergies between Operational and Loss Prevention Training

Loss Prevention Studies: “Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics”

Is Your Loss Prevention Program Going On Vacation?

The Correlation Between Employee Theft and Employee Morale

3 Bad Loss Prevention Habits

Why Store Associates May Not Resolve Your Loss Prevention Issues

Do Cash Shortages Correlate to Shrink?

"Do More With Less" and Other Penrose Triangles

The 5 Most Informative Audit Questions

Why Employee Tip Lines Don’t Work

What Honest Employees Won’t Tell You

Safety: Fit and Function in a Loss Prevention Paradigm

Who Cares What Shoplifters Think?

Death by Meeting: Do you need a Shrink Committee?

Who's In Charge Of Loss Prevention

Shrink Action Plans - Functional or Fluff

Is The Search For Shrink Correlations A Journey For Fool’s Gold

Shrink Results – Good Program Or Just Good Luck?

Can Paying More Reduce Employee Theft?

Consistency or Change: What is the right direction for your loss prevention program?

The Fiscal Cliff And Employee Fraud

What Loss Prevention Resources do you use?

The Three Elements of Target Store Audit Success

The #1 Cause of Operational Non-Compliance

Is Loss Prevention Ready for Mobile Payments?

Building a Team of Loss Prevention Leaders

Keep Your Store Audit Momentum Moving Forward

4 Common Reasons Why Retailers Fail to Generate LP Awareness

Do Loss Prevention Professionals Speak The Right Language?

Loss Prevention Doesn’t Have to Mean Sales Prevention

Is Loss Prevention Bound By A Higher Level Of Integrity Than Others?

Preventing Business Abuse Goes Beyond A Telephone Reporting Line

Protect Your Brand! Fight The Faux

4 Key Fundamentals to Positively Impact Your Shrink Loss

Maybe It’s Because Your Audit Action Plan Fails To Act?

The Loss Prevention Industry; I don’t think so!

Why Retailers are Giving Employees the Opportunity to Steal

If Merchandise En Route To Your Store Is Lost, Do You Care?

“Y” Generation Training Can Improve Loss Prevention Awareness

Background Screening: Too much, too little or just right?

Show Rooming: An internal thief’s online store thanks to you!

Your Loss Prevention Program Is A Success! Is It Now At Risk?

Selling Your Loss Prevention Programs Starts With YOU!

Spring Training Can Make the Difference for Your LP Program

Awareness vs. Education

10 Reasons Associates Are Not Productive and What To Do About It

Shoplifting Apprehensions An All-Time High And Retail Shrink…Went Up?

5 Steps To Improving Shrink And High Loss Locations

We The Jury Finds In Favor Of…

The three employees that cause 70% of your loss

Post Holiday Is A Great Time For Loss Prevention Spring Cleaning

Thinking Shrink And Loss Before Merchandise Hits Your Stores?

Sweet-hearting isn’t Just for Valentine’s Day…..

Stealing $49.99 At A Time

Exception Based Reporting Analysis – Is Enough Ever Enough?

New Year, New Strategies: Make your loss prevention resolutions a success

How Much Do Your Employees Really Steal From You?

4 reasons to use a Retail Theft Database for background screening

When a National Criminal Database isn’t a National Criminal Database

In case you missed them: "Should have read" blogs in 2011

How Today’s Retail Environment Is Changing The Loss Prevention Budget Process

Loss Prevention Lessons Learned and What to Expect in 2012

Ten Tips to Unraveling a Mystery Shopping Program

And so the holiday loss prevention season begins

How Companies will deal with Employee Theft

5 Areas that can affect Your Store Audit Implementation Results

Shoplifting Prevention From The Mouths Of Thieves 2011: Part 2

Shoplifting Prevention From The Mouths Of Thieves: One Year Later

Focusing On Associate Relationships This Holiday Season

Global Theft Study Shows a Continued Increase in Theft and Shrink

Gift Card Discounting Through the Holidays and Beyond…..

MOS: Marked out of Stock or Missing out of Shrink?

One Single Slip…One Giant Loss To Your Company

Tis’ The Season for Holiday Loss Prevention Success

What Is The #1 Skill For A Successful Loss Prevention Career?

What Happens When Crime Occurs In A Flash(mob)

September is National Preparedness Month: Are you prepared?

Is Your Loss Prevention Program A Spork?

The Importance of Food Safety for a Retail Loss Prevention Department

“Active Shooter” – Words Create Perception

Take a Vacation From Your Normal Loss Prevention Routine

Retail Burglaries: The non-random phenomena

When “Too Much Information” Backfires

The Ultimate Shrink Test: Shrink Dollars versus Shrink Percentage

New Isn’t Always Better For Improving Your Shrink Results

Retail Shrink is on the Rise! How Do You Compare to Your Peers?

How Much Should You Be Spending On Background Screening?

5 Keys to an Objective and Consistent Store Audit

The 10 Bad Habits That Hinder Professional Growth

Building a Successful Whistleblower Hotline Program – Part Two

Building a Successful Whistleblower Hotline Program

The Trade Show Trade-off

A Gun, Some Cash And A Robbery Experience Are All Too Common

Handcuffs or Checkbook? Prosecution v. Restitution

Workplace Harassment Investigation 101 for Loss Prevention Professional

Shrink Reduction = Cost or Retail $ to my Bottom Line?

Increase Your Loss Prevention Initiatives With Good Vendor Relationships

Risks of Social Media Use in the Workplace

Check and Balance: 5 questions you need to answer to develop an Effective Audit Tool

Showing True Value In Your Loss Prevention Initiatives

A Safe Workplace is a Profitable Workplace

Establish a Return on Investment with a Future Loss Indicator

It’s Not Only What You Say; it’s How You Say It

Building Successful Business Relationships

Customer Service Shouldn’t Be A Mystery To Your Business

Hit the Bulls-eye with your High Shrink Target Store Program

Shrink Results: Good Program Or Just Good Luck

Loss Prevention as Management Science

Getting Real with your Loss Prevention Analytics

Blue Ocean Loss Prevention Strategies

What will be the Loss Prevention Challenges of 2011?

Employee Theft: When your greatest asset becomes a liability

Decrease Loss with a Targeted and Geographical Shrink Plan

Holiday Loss Prevention - Are your stores ready?

Employee theft higher in the United States

When Employee Theft Turns Violent

Why don’t my audit scores predict shrink?

Shoplifting Prevention from the mouths of thieves

Gift Cards: The perfect gift for some, the perfect theft for others

When Employment Laws and Loss Prevention Policies Collide

The Pop-Up Store Success Formula for Loss Prevention

Shoplifting Apprehensions: Being Right vs. the Cost of Being Right

What Would You Do If You Saw An Employee Stealing Money?

Employee Discount Abuse – Employee Theft or Inadequate Training?

Will Talking To Your Employees About Theft Cause More Employee Theft?

Preventing Employee Theft Before It's Too Late

LPI Launches New Website and Loss Prevention Thought Leadership