Private Investigator Jobs

What is Skip Tracing? #122

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 because no one understands what it means. Skip Tracing Definition ...

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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 out to make sure the kids can get to and ...

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

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PIA_64_final_to_send.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI 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 the P.I. career. I ...

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

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PIA_37_podcast_audio_final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 page. What do ...

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

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PI_ADVICE_30_audio_to_send.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 it was worth ...

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Surveillance Vehicles and Interviews – Private Investigator Advice Podcast #16

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PODCAST_16.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 a bit choppy.  ...

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#17: 7 Ways to Build Experience and Land a Private Investigator Job

Landing a job with a private investigation company can be challenging especially if you have little to no experience in the field. Depending on the size private investigation agency you are applying for and the specific focus of that agency, the qualifications may vary as to what the company is looking for. I have had plenty of experience with hiring ...

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