Interview with Ben Jackson

What are your five favorite books, and why?
I love reading business and leadership books as I am always trying to continually better myself
What do you read for pleasure?
Biographic accounts of great business leaders
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Ipad Mini!
Describe your desk
Completely clear, I hate paper lying around, I usually computerize everything
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in London and did not start writing until I was around 26 when I decided to re-educate myself.
What's the story behind your latest book?
I have a website which gives advice and tips to people that want to improve their career prospects in the security guarding industry. I received many emails from people around the world wanting a guide to getting a Security Management Job, this is the result!
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I really wanted to be in full creative control and the master of the books destiny.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Getting all the smalls parts of information and experience down into some kind of logical format!
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything, I am so happy for their support and glad I can help them in some small way.
What are you working on next?
A complete book of how to actually do the Security Management Job once you have secured your new role!

It will be a really in depth book with tips on aspects of the job from client liaison, managing a team, preparing and presenting information and managing a crisis.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My family and the opportunities out there
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading of course! I also am currently studying a business degree through distance learning
Published 2013-12-11.
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Books by This Author

Get The Security Management Job You Want
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
A complete guide to successfully gaining the Security Management Job you want. Tips, advice and strategies for preparing your CV, applying for jobs, preparing for interviews and following up.