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“How the heck is a flashlight going to help you?”
The question came from an older woman in the crowd. She was also laughing and shaking her head when she heckled me from the audience. I had just held up my palm sized, pink, J5 Tactical Flashlight and told the entire room it was my favorite personal safety tool. Since...
Fold In The Cheese David!
Over the last five years, I’ve had numerous conversations with experts in the physical self-defense and violence prevention space. What I've found so fascinating is 80% of our conversations centered around the roles situational awareness and intuition play in helping...
Be Bold, Be Curious, Be Kind
Here's Kelly's keynote from the Sharp Women Launch event, celebrating all women on International Women's Day. Wow. I look around this room and see so many faces that mean the world to me. Thank you for being here tonight to celebrate with me and everyone else in this...
When your intuition alarm bells start to go off, listen.
A woman who recently read Sharp Women, sent me these two stories of times she listened to her intuition signals. With her permission, I share them with you as a reminder that you never need to apologize for making your safety a priority. If nothing happens because you...
To wear or not to wear, that is the question
I received a question on the Diamond Arrow Group Facebook page from a follower last week. The woman had an upcoming work trip and wondered if wearing company logo wear or personal clothes while on the trip would make her less of a target. As with 99% of situational...
The Number One Question I Get
A key component of situational awareness is being curious about your environment and the people in it. One of the family rules we have in our house is, validate assumptions and question what you don't understand. A hashtag I often use in social media posts is...
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