A Prepper’s Shopping Paradise

Jan and Bill Sterrett own Carolina Readiness Supply, and have a retail and on-line store that some would call a Prepper’s Shopping Paradise.  If you are looking  gift items for that prepper in your life (even if that prepper is YOU!) you should hear what Jan Sterrett has to say on the Secrets of a Survivalist Radio show.  As a long time prepper and having run educational seminars, homesteading conferences and the like, Jan knows a little something about prepping.

Listen to her advice as she talks about bug-out bags, food supply, canning, lighting, water purification, the different ways to store food, as well as medical supplies and cooking!  Carolina Readiness will give you advice, and customize your food storage, and bug out bags, specifically for your needs. Find out some tips and tricks, and find out how you can get gift certificates for that special someone prepping in your life!

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Becoming An Active Prepper, A Conversation with Tara Dodrill

Tara Dodrill, a preparedness, off-grid, and sustainable living writer, was the guest of honor on the Doctor Prepper CPR Talk Show. Her current preparedness writing and blogging interests include Off The Grid News, Prepper and Shooter Magazine, eFoodsDirect, CommonSense Prepping, and her weekly radio show on the Prepper Broadcasting Network.

She has a refined talent for distilling information into straightforward and interesting conversation—and her experience in communication is certainly a honed skill. She’s short of sassy, but she’s point on with her explications. You won’t find many people with her insight in the preparedness industry.

Tara is a Libertarian gal currently living in rural southern Ohio with her family and a growing group of rescued shelled, furry, and feathered critters.

The discussions with Tara are worth the time! Download the show to your iPod, iPad, tablet, cellphone, Android, or computer and listen to her comments—they’re unabashedly honest and forthright! Email Tara at (no spaces) Tara Dodrill [at] gmail [dot] com.



299 Days, Author Glenn Tate

Doctor Prepper interviews author Glen Tate about Book 7 of 299 Days, a ten-novel series. This fiction novel tells the story of Grant Matson, a family man & lawyer whose inner struggles awaken him to the fragility of society. As he secretly prepares for a worst-case scenario, he’s constantly concerned about his fears might require him to deal with real threats to his family. He often wonders if he is seeing what few others are anticipating. As the future unfolds, he recognizes that he is destined to be a leader in guiding a special group of people back to some level of normalcy.

Visit 299Days.com for more information.

Glenn Tate, Author of the 299 Days novel series

Top Ten Items to Stockpile for Emergencies (Audio Download)

How many of these Top 10 Essentials are in your Emergency Stockpile? Compare SnoMan’s list with yours…Anything surprise you? I was surprised because I don’t have #7 in my kit…maybe I should reconsider based on what he says…what do you think?

Visit his YouTube channel SNO Multimedia & Subscribe…and go to his blog to read this article in its entirety 10 Items to Stockpile Right Now. This audio download was made with his permission.

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Alan Madison, Executive Producer of Nat Geo’s Doomsday Preppers

Exclusive interview with Doomsday Preppers’ Executive Producer Alan Madison!

Listen to Secrets of a Survivalist Radio Show’s exclusive interview with Doomsday Preppers’  (and Doomsday Castle’s) Executive Producer Alan Madison!   Listen to Alan as he talks about the inside stories of preppers and their preps from his experience producing three seasons and 48 episodes of Doomsday Preppers,  featuring over 100 preppers in 40 states.  Find out why he thinks the TV series has been so successful and why so many “non-preppers” are tuning in to find out how to become preppers. Listen to hear about some of his favorite preppers, preps,  stories, and preparedness tips, and what he is doing to be more prepared as a result.

Visit Rick Austin’s Secrets of a Survivalist Archives & for more exclusive interviews!

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Long-Awaited Sequel to Flotilla, Iron Mountain

Author Daniel Haight returns to Media Prepper to discuss the launch of his new novel, Iron Mountain, the long-awaited sequel to Flotilla.

The book launch is scheduled for November 29th, (better known as Black Friday) so be sure to visit his website for details!

In the Media Prepper Media Moment, host Carolyn Evans-Dean gets real about buying real estate.

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Building Up Your Community’s Civil Defense

What is “Civil Defense” and why should you be involved?  Since the Cavalry is NOT coming in a major nation-wide disaster, if you believe that individuals should be self-sufficient, shouldn’t your town or community be self-sufficient too? Find out why towns need to be prepared to be able to provide their own food, water, security, sanitation and medical, in the case of a nation-wide disaster such as an EMP attack. Find out the best resources for EMP information. And why does Al Qaeda need to own cargo ships anyway?

Find out how you can create your own Community Emergency Response Team, that your local government can’t object to, because it is sanctioned under FEMA!

Listen to Michael Mabee, author of Prepping for a Suburban or Rural Community on this week’s Secrets of a Survivalist Radio Show.

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Media Prepper Interviews Michael Sattler of Survival Key

How do you know that the emergency preparedness information that you find on the internet is reliable, current and valid? Michael Sattler visits Media Prepper to discuss the Survival Key software that his team developed and the many ways in which it can help families to prepare.

In the Media Prepper Media Moment, host Carolyn Evans-Dean encourages listeners to print for posterity.

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Flashprepping with Shawn Dutton

Today’s show is about the Arizona survival/prepper expo, military camouflage, iPhone 5s, and doomsday prepping.



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Survival Key Interview

Survival Key
Today’s interview explored the latest aggregation of preparedness and survival information ever assembled in one easily accessible computer file!

The SurvivalKey, developed by Michael Sattler (Founder & CEO) and Mike McCauseland (COO) and their staff, has access to more than 28 gb of critical information and organizes it neatly into visual categories and sub-categories, enabling the user to easily scan the resources available and quickly find what’s wanted.

Although Mike is the Founder and CEO of the company, you won’t find “CEO” on his business card – just the words “The Waterboy,” evidencing his deep beliefs and dedication to family and the improvement of the human condition. With over 25 years of experience as a visionary “pick-up-your-bootstraps-entrepreneur,” he brings a lot of strategic planning, business development, and leadership skills to the table. From internet marketing to data communication businesses, he has launched or helped with the startup of over 17 companies

Mike has negotiated international joint ventures with emerging, mid-sized and Fortune 500 companies like Remco Industries International, Kroll, AT&T, Verizon Business, Debix, American Express, Dun & Bradstreet, Infobel.com, MCI, Cisco, and Citi Bank. Several of these businesses are highlighted below. His most recent startup was 3Seventy (early 2009), a leading provider of mobile customer relationship management (MCRM) Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions. Its award-winning solutions allow clients to interact with their consumers by mobile channel of choice within one easy-to-use platform. With an advanced portal, mobile campaigns can be quickly designed, customized, and changed with an effectiveness that can be instantly measured with detailed, real-time reporting. It engages customers with current product info, coupons, sweepstakes, reward programs, and surveys with a two-way interactive dialog MCRM platform. CSIdentity (now called CSID) helps organizations to more efficiently offer services such as credit monitoring, proactive internet surveillance, and ongoing alerts and reports regarding an individual’s personal information. This proprietary technology proactively detects stolen personally identifiable information and compromised confidential data without regard for nationality or location. At its inception, CSID was the most comprehensive identity information monitoring system available on the market.

RiskWise is comprehensive real-time data warehouse containing information available from thousands of sources. It provides consumer-facing businesses with a powerful suite of advanced predictive analytics, lead quality scoring, audience targeting, and risk management solutions that enable interactive marketers across various industries to find and acquire their next best customer.

Mike McCausland was licensed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to operate and manage commercial nuclear power plants, Michael forged out to form an independent consulting company in 1985. Since that time, he has provided support services to more than 50% of the operating nuclear power plants in the United States.

He specializes in large-scale culture transformation, strategy development, business planning, and organizational structure and process. He has a book about the process and shares it with Michael was one of the co-founders of the Humanitarian International Services Group (HISG) based in Colorado Springs CO the day before 9/11 on September 10, 2001. Their intent was to bring proven business practices to the humanitarian arena. Since its inception, HISG has operated in over 130 countries and provided millions in aid and development. HISG facilitated the development of the International Disaster Response Network that now operates in over 35 countries with 5,500+ badged members and 250+ private sector based Local Coordination Centers. In the last few years, IDRN members worldwide have provided over $150 million in goods and services.

In 2004, Michael was asked to coordinate and bring the Private Sector to the table for the largest disaster response exercise in the US called the Top Officials (TOPOFF) Exercise. TOPOFF is part of the “National Level Exercise Program” (NLEP) and exercises practitioners from the first responder to the President along with Federal, State, Local, and International participation. His team helped develop the training scenario, training aides, player handbooks, and responder guides, as well as manage private sector integration during the exercise. The goal of the exercise is to help the private sector prepare for response to major events like terrorist attacks, earthquakes, pandemics, critical infrastructure grid failures, and other disaster scenarios.

The Top Officials training exercise is conducted every 2 years and Michael continues to provide input to the exercise team. He now serves as the Chief Operating Officer of THESURVIVALKEY.com, bringing key relationships and experience that go way beyond the everyday survival skills.

Michael lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado with his wife Chris and their five children.

The information is searchable by keyword as well, allowing easy location of information on any topic almost instantly!

The SURVIVALKEY is a groundbreaking application solution that guarantees the most essential and critical survival, disaster, and preparedness information ever assembled in one location! Thousands of books, articles and websites are presented in an easy-to-use format to assure the user what is steps are needed to prepare.

The SURVIVALKEY app is installable on up to 3 devices for easy access. The app is designed to be downloaded onto a USB key, providing the ability to access the data from any computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. An emergency situation is no time to begin sifting through millions of links online–– if there’s even internet access. This huge source of meaningful preparedness and survival informational resource is quickly accessed, providing actionable information that allows the user to know what is immediately needed.