Episode 30

[Short Circuit] Problem Solving for Protectors | Vantrell Wilson

Pulling off a 'minor miracle' is a double edged sword... you solved your Principal's problem but now they will expect a miracle every day...

On today's Short Circuit Podcast Elijah Shaw is pleased to welcome Vantrell Wilson, Supervisor at ICON Global to uncover the secrets to effective problem solving for protectors including:

  • Should the protector be expected to pre-plan problem solving for the unexpected?
  • How can you balance managing your family obligations with constantly moving expectations for work related problem solving?
  • How can the protector remove emotional responses to routine problems?
  • How can we adopt the mentality of 'playing how you practice'?
  • If you manage to pull of a minor miracle, how can you manage expectations regarding always pulling it off?

About Vantrell:

Vantrell Wilson is an Executive Protection & Risk Management Consultant specializing in working with High Net Worth Family’s. A former Marine and Private Investigator, Vantrell has worked in a number of sectors in the industry including Corporate Security and Celebrity Protection


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