Recent Posts by Kati:

Phone Call Leads to National Partnership

An entry by Bill Singleton In July 2016, I was four months into my “retirement” as a police officer of 19 years when we received a training inquiry.  I had seen hundreds of training inquiries during my 5 years with Vistelar, but this one was different. It was the National…Continue Reading »

A Missed Opportunity (or two)

Kati Tillema here. If you are a sports fan, and specifically follow NBA basketball, you probably have heard of an incident that escalated among the New York Knicks owner, a former player, and event security. There are two sides (or more) to every story and it is impossible to ever…Continue Reading »

Shelby County, AL Brings VDI to Central Alabama and Beyond

  Hello, Kati Tillema here. This week Gary Klugiewicz and I are training 23 individuals from across central Alabama, as well as Georgia, Louisiana, Tennessee as well as Maryland. Everyone will be a Certified Verbal Defense & Influence Instructor and taking the material back to their individual departments to help…Continue Reading »

Reflections on the Last 48 Hours

Good afternoon, Kati here, from Vistelar. If you’re like us over the last 48 hours, watching the news, social media, and talking with friends, family and colleagues, you must be feeling a range of emotions. Whatever field you work in, you may feel anything ranging from anger, sadness, confusion, or…Continue Reading »