- Able to pass a background check
Loss prevention specialists (also called asset protection or shrinkage control) ensure that the only merchandise leaving a store has been paid for in full. Keeping an eagle eye on the stock while diplomatically approaching customers takes a unique combination of assertiveness and tact, but if you can pull it off you'll make a great loss prevention specialist.
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