What Private Investigators Do at Home to Stay Healthy

You’ve already read about what private investigators can do to keep healthy at work, but what about a home? Although a private investigator may not have extensive time off the job to take care of their health, there are some quick and effective ways to stay healthy.1. Get a good night sleepMany private investigators...

How Private Investigators Can Stay Healthy on the Job

Private investigators that are stationary for prolonged periods of time (such as from conducting surveillance or sitting at a computer) are more pronged to health-related problems. This can lead to weight gain and back pain. Surveillance also presents additional challenges such as stressful situations, breathing in exhaust fumes and isolation, which can lead to anxiety,...

20th Anniversary at Kusic and Kusic

As the world turns...March 1994: The Loch Ness Monster photo is confirmed to be a hoax. Silvio Berlusconi wins the Italian general election. The 66th Academy Awards has Schindler's List winning 7 Oscars. Tonya Harding pleads guilty for her attack on figure skater, Nancy Kerrigan. The Church of England ordains its first female priests....

VINTAGE PI: Making it work

December 11 marks my twentieth wedding anniversary to my wife Ilona.Not only my wife, but 2014 marks the twentieth anniversary of Kusic and Kusic.Ilona is also my business partner.We have both reached the age were marriage and business could be described as “vintage”. The dictionary describes the characteristics of that word as “excellence, maturity,...

Colleen Collins’ Life as a Female Private Investigator

“As an experienced private detective… Colleen Collins is the perfect person to offer a glimpse into the lives of real female P.I.s”—Kim Green, managing editor of Pursuit MagazineCollins co-owned a private investigation firm in Denver for over a decade. She has taken on a wide range of cases from online stalking to homicides, and is an...

The Female Advantage to Being a Private Investigator

Women have a “distinct advantage… because of their ability to multitask and are better at playing a role… and superior to men when it comes to reading situations… and suppressing their ego in order to attain the goal.” - Tamir Pardo, Director of Mossad, Israel’s national intelligence agencyWhat comes to mind when you think...

Can You Benefit From Joining a Private Investigator Association?

So, you’re a PI. Should you join your professional association? Let's take a quick look at Canada’s national and provincial private investigation associations for an answer.The Canadian Association of Private Investigators (CAPI) is Canada’s national association. It represents its provincial and regional private investigation associations. Canada has six provincial associations, primarily formed to address...

The Job of a Private Investigator 100 Years From Now

The nature of how private investigators do their work has changed since the advent of the Internet. They spend less time working in the field and more time behind their desks looking at social media profiles, searching public records and strategically using advanced search engine features.Fast forward 100 years from now, as intelligence becomes more...

Top 7 Myths About Being a Private Investigator

Many of the stereotypes that people have about private investigators come from the movies and novels. They aren't based on fact, but on what makes for an entertaining movie or a suspenseful novel. Here are are some of the most common myths people have about what it's like to be a PI:Being a PI...