The Inner Game of Thriving

The Inner Game of Thriving

EPISODE 126 The inner game of thriving In this episode, Mike sits down for a discussion with Ross Hick. In addition to his career supervising violent felons as a Probation Surveillance Officer, Ross works as a trainer with Citizens Defense Research. One of his...
No Shi…Kidding, There I was…

No Shi…Kidding, There I was…

EPISODE 125 No Shi…Kidding, there i was… Nobody wants to put on a show that’s all war stories. It sounds like you’re trying to fluff your resume and can bore others who’ve also been there and done that. Plus you don’t want to talk out of school. At the...
Symphony of Terror

Symphony of Terror

EPISODE 124 symphony of terror   For all its chaos, the stereotypical active shooter situation is fairly straightforward: There’s a bad guy killing people, and the good guys need to close with him and stop him as quickly as possible. The events of November 2008...
A Scared Cop is a Dangerous Cop

A Scared Cop is a Dangerous Cop

EPISODE 123 A Scared cop is a Dangerous Cop   There are people who believe that inserting the police in a situation makes things worse. Are they right? In this solo episode from Mike, he looks at the perils of the “fear biter” and the negative effects of an...