Top 3 Reasons You Can’t Call It Self Defence

Top 3 Reasons You Can’t Call It Self Defence

Don't call it self defence So you want to learn self-defence but are told the training might not be appropriate for you. Here are my "Top 3 Reasons You Can't Call It Self Defence" if you have thought someone might not make a good client or your training scares away a...

How To Treat Conflict Like Customer Service Now

How To Treat Conflict Like Customer Service Now

Conflict and Customer service have some similarities, so let us look at "How to Treat Conflict Like Customer Service Now." "How Can I Help You." This a simple question we expect in customer service around the world, but it might have a much more important place in...

How to Spot The Abuctor’s Luring Strategies

How to Spot The Abuctor’s Luring Strategies

Abduction Strategies Whether an adult or a child, this self-defence blog post will look at "How to Spot The Abductor's Luring Strategies."  Violence may be physical instantly, as in an ambush or set up through a process. I will take you through some of the most...

These Top 3 Jaw-Dropping Self Defence Comments Make Me…

These Top 3 Jaw-Dropping Self Defence Comments Make Me…

Jaw-Dropping Self Defence Quotes I was reflecting on the last 28 years of teaching self-defence, and these Top 3 Jaw-Dropping Self Defence Comments left me shaking my head. But, of course, you can agree, disagree, or comment if you have similar experiences.  Number 1...

How to Engage Your Clients with Self Defence Stories

How to Engage Your Clients with Self Defence Stories

Self Defence Stories Why it is critical to share Self Defence Stories before statistics. I noticed this past week, twice during my online SAFE Violence Prevention & Self Defence Certification, I was asked what my thoughts were on quoting statistics during...

I Can’t Wait to Test My Self Defence

I Can’t Wait to Test My Self Defence

I Can't Wait To Test What I Learned! Ever ask yourself after completing a self-defence course, "I wonder if what I learned would work?" Of course, there is nothing wrong with that question, but I become concerned when people...

If You Take Credit, Will You Take the Blame?

If You Take Credit, Will You Take the Blame?

Over 28 years of teaching violence prevention and self-defence, I have unfortunately had many students tell me how they have survived violent encounters. Now, you might ask why did I say, "unfortunately?" If they survived, that is fantastic news. Maybe I look at it...

The Reality of Knife Attacks – Almost 2 million Views

The Reality of Knife Attacks – Almost 2 million Views

The Reality of Knife Attacks is not what you see in Hollywood movies. If anyone tells you what they teach, defending against a knife is guaranteed to work is lying. Warning: This video contains graphic language. Knife attacks are fast, chaotic, and brutal. Most self-...

Just Knee Him in the Groin

Just Knee Him in the Groin

Search Google or YouTube for effective self-defence techniques, and you will quickly see someone kneeing someone in the groin.  Knees to the groin are "sold" as the gold standard of strikes for women in self-defence, but are they?  Yes, a shot to the groin,...