Personal Safety: One Car Length – Try to Develop this Simple Habit!

During our trainings, we continually reinforce the importance of being aware of our surroundings at all times. After all, awareness is our first and best line of defense. Equally important is always having a well-thought-out safety strategy. Considering the adage “less is more,” I always try and focus on executing on one or two simple … Continued

Personal Safety: The Color of Your Vehicle’s Interior?

During a recent class for a corporate client, we were covering the topic of safety while commuting. We discussed the importance of taking a quick look into the backseat of your vehicle before getting in. I encourage people to carry a small flashlight with them, especially during the winter months, in order to check the … Continued

Personal Safety: Your “Six O’ Clock”- Keeping it simple

I remind all my daughters time and again: “Cover your six!” Your “six o’clock” is a term that comes from the military, describing the blind spot just behind you. In the military, as in life, it’s vital to know what’s going on in your “six” at all times. Improving your level of awareness of your surroundings, including … Continued