Verbal Self Defense

By on November 6, 2012

Using your voice for self defense is a great art to learn.  It doesn’t take much and can save you a huge amount of grief.  A couple weeks ago I was able to use my voice to keep myself out

Podcast 10 – Vets and Driving

By on November 4, 2012

The Star Spangled Banner by Madison Rising Nov 11, Veteren’s Day Go out of your way to thank a vet I know I can’t thank everyone, and neither can you, but if we all do, we can come close I

Halloween After Action

By on November 2, 2012

People still drive crazy! Even when there were lots of people around, people in cars still weren’t paying attention.  I have a three year old that “needed” to be Spider Man, so my wife and I dressed him up and

10 Signs You Need to Pay More Attention

By on November 1, 2012

Paying attention is one of the most important things you can do for your self defense.  Seeing an attack coming will help you survive above all else.  Here are some things to judge your awareness.  Are you aware of your

Happy Halloween!

By on October 31, 2012

Just wanted to say happy Halloween.  Be safe tonight the streets will be filled with goblins, ghosts, and the occasional zombie (zombies are my favorite). If you want to fill my candy bag, my favorites are candy corns, candy pumpkins,

Threat Analysis

By on October 30, 2012

Threat analysis is a simple list of what could happen.  Every security person in the world does one all the time.  When I worked over seas I did one at least once a week.  Sometimes formal, and sometimes on the