Bodyguard Etiquette for Operating in Muslim Countries

I’m traveling to a Muslim Country to work an assignment, any protocol tips? -Nathan Cummings, CA When travelling or working in a Muslim country the first rule of thumb is to dress conservatively.  Males, stay away from shorts.  For females, knee length or below for skirts or dresses and at least elbow length sleeves with … Continue reading Bodyguard Etiquette for Operating in Muslim Countries

Etiquette Blunders for Bodyguards Working Internationally (Gestures)

Bodyguard Blogs new ongoing feature on Etiquette & Protocol.  Like any other profession, image is important in our business and first impressions are lasting ones.  Knowing how to shoot is great, but if you can not get a second interview with an employer, all those great skills might go to waste.  To assist, we’ve once … Continue reading Etiquette Blunders for Bodyguards Working Internationally (Gestures)

Dinner Party Etiquette for the Executive Protection Agent

Bodyguard Blogs new ongoing feature on Etiquette & Protocol.  Like any other profession, image is important in our business and first impressions are lasting ones.  Knowing how to shoot is great, but if you can not get a second interview with an employer, all those great skills might go to waste.  To assist, we’ve once … Continue reading Dinner Party Etiquette for the Executive Protection Agent

Tipping Etiquette for the Executive Protection Agent

Bodyguard Blogs new ongoing feature on Etiquette & Protocol.  Like any other profession, image is important in our business and first impressions are lasting ones.  Knowing how to shoot is great, but if you can not get a second interview with an employer, all those great skills might go to waste.  To assist, we’ve enlisted … Continue reading Tipping Etiquette for the Executive Protection Agent

Etiquette Questions for the Executive Protection Agent

Introducing Bodyguard Blogs new ongoing feature on Etiquette & Protocol.  Like any other profession, image is important in our business and first impressions are lasting ones.  Knowing how to shoot is great, but if you can not get a second interview with an employer, all those great skills might go to waste.  To help with … Continue reading Etiquette Questions for the Executive Protection Agent

5 International Travel Tips for Bodyguards

    Travel plays a big part in the duties of the Executive Protection Agent, and those that make a career out of the profession quickly earn the title of “Road Warrior” –-Bags packed, will travel.   Taking that travel international adds a whole new dimension to protecting the client, so here are a few helpful … Continue reading 5 International Travel Tips for Bodyguards

2010 – The Year in Review

As 2010 winds down I’d like to thank all of the readers and contributors of Bodyguard Blog for their support.  I’ll admit it was a challenge to run my agency, ICON Services Corporation, be an active Operator, and keep the Blog going on a consistent basis.  One of the things that helped, was constantly pulling in … Continue reading 2010 – The Year in Review

Industry Spotlight: EP Agent Benjamin Alozie

Icon – Behind the Bodyguard Business holds a spotlight where we feature someone in the Executive Protection, Security or Investigation industry.  Our hope is to provide some insight into our profession and also show newcomers & the media that people from all walks of life and all parts of the globe do this type of work … Continue reading Industry Spotlight: EP Agent Benjamin Alozie