Nobody ever slouched into concealed carry, because concealed carry is not the default setting: We need to WANT to do it on a day in, day out basis. If you think that getting your concealed carry permit means you’re going to start carrying your gun around, you’re wrong. A permit ALLOWS you to carry a gun. The decision to carry is up to you.
To help in making that decision, I wrote a quick guide on how to carry concealed without making a mess of things over at Beretta.com, including my handy two-step guide to carrying your gun around with you wherever you can.