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Nightclub Security Podcast & Blog
Here you can find the latest information about security in the nightclub, bar, and hospitality industry. Check out our podcast to listen in on entertaining and informative topics and interviews with expert Robert C. Smith and host Manny Marquez or head over to our blog to read about the latest topics and resources affecting the industry.
Ep. 021 – Alcohol and Bar Related Sexual Assault
December 21, 2014 08:38
Knowing the difference between witnessing the normal behavior of a casual hook-up and preventing a sexual assault can sometimes be a difficult task. There are fine lines and subtleties...
Ep. 020 – When There is No Need to Hurry, Don’t Hurry!
November 01, 2014 04:45
Often times, security guards rush into a situation where there is really no need to. Of course, if someone is in harms way or the circumstances call for it, by all means - hurry!
Ep. 019 – How to Deal with Drugs in Your Club
July 28, 2014 04:29
Do you have an issue with drugs in your club? Chances are drugs are present and are being used by both your guests and employees. Some owners may be oblivious, some may be aware, or worse some may deny they are present...
Ep. 018 – How Many Security Guards Should You Have?
May 19, 2014 07:40
Just how many security guards should your venue have on staff at any given time? We here at Nightclub Security Consultants get asked that question often. In this episode we give you some great guidelines on determining just ...
Ep. 017 – Should You Have Armed Security at Your Venue?
April 28, 2014 05:53
Robert and Manny discuss this sometimes challenging and controversial topic. We find that the trend in the industry is that things are getting more violent for bar and club owners. Are you thinking about hiring an armed guard?
Latest Blog Posts
Remember Paris Terror Attacks on Hospitality Targets
March 18, 2016 03:55
We live in a new world, a new nightlife world and we can’t continue to ignore that our local watering holes are the perfect target for any sort of angry or radicalized individual.
NCB Show 2016, Advisory Board and $50 Dollars Savings
December 11, 2015 01:09
The 2016 Nightclub & Bar Show is fast approaching. I've been attending since 1999 and been on their Advisory Board for nearly as long. Read this article to learn more and to receive a $50 dollar registration discount code.
Paris Terror Attack: We Better Wake Up
November 14, 2015 06:28
The Paris terrorist attack was awful. However, the largest takeaway for me was a reminder of what we've been teaching for 10 years. Our industry, the hospitality industry, is in real danger. Read the full article for the full story.
Active Shooter Training a MUST
June 13, 2014 04:55
Active Shooter incidents are drastically increasing. The shooting deaths have occurred in schools, malls, college campuses and other public places and it' just a matter of time before a bar or club AND everyone inside are the targets. ARE YOU PREPARED?
Armed Guards vs. Unarmed Guards
April 24, 2014 16:08
Armed guards vs. Unarmed guards. This blog should be read in conjunction with the associated Nightclub Security Podcast of the same name.