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Author Schilling, Dan, author.

Title The power of awareness : and other secrets from the world's foremost spies, detectives, and special operators on how to stay safe and save your life / Dan Schilling.

Publication Info. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Non-Fiction    153.75 SCH    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Non-Fiction    153.75 SCH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xxii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The assassin -- Introduction -- The rules. Know: Be situationally aware ; Trust and use your intuition ; Prepare: Determine if you have a problem ; Develop a plan ; Act: Act decisively ; The two Rs: regroup & recover -- The tools. Preparedness ; Reducing your criminal target profile ; Armed threats and active shooters ; Reducing your personal information footprint ; Digital to three-dimensional dating ; Travel planning -- Afterword.
Summary "It's time to take your personal safety into your own hands. In THE POWER OF AWARENESS, special operations and Combat Control veteran Dan Schilling draws from his extensive knowledge and experience to teach readers how to evaluate threats, remain cognizant of surroundings, trust their instincts, and tailor their behavior to be safer in new situations. To do so, Schilling builds upon 6 core tenets to increase situational awareness and empower readers: 1) Be Situationally Aware 2) Trust and Use Your Intuition 3) Determine You Have a Problem 4) Develop a Plan 5) Act 6) Run, Regroup and Report. This innovative and original approach makes his tools and rules accessible and applicable for all readers, in a wide variety of situations. Told with wit and wisdom using captivating stories from Dan's three-decade special operations experience and from his network of CIA, FBI, and police experts, the book includes practical exercises on how to better see your surroundings, make a plan, and avoid attackers."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Danger perception.
Situational awareness.
Genre/Form Instructional and educational works.
Self-help publications.
ISBN 9781538718674 (hardcover)
1538718677 (hardcover)

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