Private Investigator Jobs

Questions to Ask During an Interview With an Investigation Company #146

Investigator Job Interview

There are two sides to an interview when seeking employment with an investigation company.   The interviewer asks the questions.  You of course want to make a good impression and answer all the interviewer’s questions to the best of your ability.  This is of course an important part of the interview. …

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What is Skip Tracing? #122

Private Investigator Jobs

For the record, typically only people in the “people locating” industry use the word Skip Trace.  The word is typically used by private investigators, bounty hunters, debt collectors or anyone else that is looking for an individual.  To be honest I have never used the word in my investigative career …

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What is the Definition of a Private Investigator? What does a Private Investigator Do? #119

Claims Investigators are like Private Investigators

What is the definition of a private investigator and what does a private investigator do? A private investigator can mean something different to different people and we go by many names.  Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines a private investigator as,” :  a person not a member of a police force who is licensed …

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#106: Turning Down A Private Investigation Employment Opportunity

Before we begin the story.. If you have followed me for a while you know that my objectives in the investigative industry have changed temporarily due to my family situation over the past few years.  We don’t have daycare for my children and my wife and I work our schedules …

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#91: Should You Leave Law Enforcement For a P.I. Career? PIA# 064

I received an email from Steve who lives in Canada.  Steve has a dream of starting his home private investigation company.  Below is Steve’s email:   Hello Andrew, My name is Steeve and I live in XXXX, Canada. I am listening your podcast and it helped me to learn more about …

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What to do about Hostile Neighbors and other Questions Answered – P.I. Podcast #37

In this episode I answer questions that have been asked of me over the past few weeks.  I was also very happy to have someone leave a voice mail when asking their question.  The voice mail tab can be found on the right side of the private investigator advice web …

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What is a Fair Private Investigator Salary? Private Investigator Advice Podcast #30

For the record I did the podcast before I wrote the article so I may have missed some important issues. You can see a more in depth look at this topic by checking out my article on it.  This is a topic I saw getting discussed in forum and thought …

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Surveillance Vehicles and Interviews – Private Investigator Advice Podcast #16

The Private Investigator Advice Podcast #16 is posted.  I recorded this one live but I had a bit of trouble with the audio and with the post editing.  I ended up having a raw version of the video and an edited version which has better sound but the video is …

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#56: Private Investigator Jobs – 11 places to find Private Investigator Jobs

Finding a job in the private investigation industry is a daunting task.  There are more people looking to become a private investigator than there are positions available.  As I write this the economy in the United States is not at its best so it makes the job market look even …

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