Chapter 4 Training and Development for High Performance
Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
—Mark Twain, Pudd’nhead Wilson
The training of employees and the development of their skills and careers are critical and time-consuming activities within security operations. Successful training is directly linked to high performance on the job. High standards are more likely to be achieved with a relevant, engaging period of learning. Successful training ensures that employees meet the short-term needs of the employer, while further development enhances their long-term skills and career paths. Training and development also provide the organization with employees who ...