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In business one of the most important elements in developing and maintaining relationships. This is even more important in VIP Operations. Every client, customer or contact is potentially a one-off sale or interaction. But it is potentially much more than that. Every transaction either financial, emotional or otherwise involves a human. A real-life person. Every...

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Most folks involved in VIP Operations are at extremely high levels of capability. With this often comes traits related to excellent attention to detail, extreme organization and very high standards. While it may seem like perfection is a must, in VIP Operations you can’t let extreme logistics get in the way of reality. You must...

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If you work as a VIP Professional at a specific site that has the potential to be frequented by VIPs, then it is definitely in your best interests to complete and maintain your location on our Pre-Advance Database. VIPs are very busy and their support staff all work very hard to get ahead of their...

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In the military they have a saying; “Time on Recce is seldom wasted”. The term Recce (or Recon) is short for reconnaissance, which means to observe something. Generally, on Military missions, commanders will make decisions and execute plans based on information obtained during a Recce or Recon. In VIP Operations this concept is very similar...

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You have already taken a very proactive step towards your own success in VIP Operations by joining and participating in this community. Make sure you take full advantage of all the features of this site. You also, should not stop there. Check out the training and events database for other quality development opportunities. Have a...

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There’s enough negativity in the world and definitely plenty on the internet. We try and use the internet for good instead of evil. It’s worked very well for us and can be beneficial for you too. Keep your posts, comments and other online (and offline) activity positive in an effort to be part of the...

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Daily reading of the historical incidents or date-specific threats can greatly increase your protective efforts and help elevate your professional profile. Knowing why a security measure exists, like the attempted shoe bombing attack can make it easier to understand as well as explain protective measures to clients. Knowing when historically significants dates are approaching can...

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If you are new to a community then it is highly recommended that you take a little time to observe the activity of others. I’ve seen many people instantly ruin a reputation by jumping into a discussion they entered emotionally or without all the context, or an understanding of the nuances of the community. Don’t...

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