What does “No technique works if it isn’t used” mean?

Response by Kathy Jackson 17) No technique works if it isn’t used.   If that sounds simplistic, look at some specifics: Telling friends about your diet won’t make you thin. Buying a diet cookbook won’t either. Even reading the recipes doesn’t help. Knowing about Alcoholics Anonymous, looking up the phone number, or even jotting it down … [Read more…]

How well can I defend myself?

Response by Erik Kondo Can you defend yourself better than the average person? Most likely you think you can. Most Americans think that he or she is more intelligent, a better driver, and generally more competent than average. Interestingly, people with the lowest abilities tend to be the most likely to over-estimate their abilities, while … [Read more…]

How do I get started as a bouncer?

Response by Clint Overland Preliminary 1. Get a CPR and first aid certification. 2. Attend any class you can on Use of Force. 3. Make friends with the police academy instructors. Ghost any class they will let you. 4. Make sure you have a lawyer on retainer. 5. Retain a prepaid bail bondsman. 6. Have … [Read more…]