Cyber Security Career Straightalk: Where to Begin

Cyber Security Career Straightalk: Where to begin Interested in a career in cyber security but don’t know where to start? It can certainly be confusing trying to make sense out of all the information and recommendations that are out there. There is, however, some consensus among companies, educators, and IT professionals as to some best [...]

Communication Among Top Soft Skills to Seek in Cybersecurity Education

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers Job Outlook 2016 survey, the five most desirable attributes employers look for when seeking new graduates are soft skills: leadership, ability to work in a team, written communication skills, problem-solving abilities and verbal communication skills. Technical skills lag far behind, in 10th place. How can you [...]

2017-09-20T03:09:25+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity, Education, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Communication Among Top Soft Skills to Seek in Cybersecurity Education

The Top Cybersecurity Education Trends You Need to Know with Jessica Gulick

Jessica Gulick has not only witnessed the cyber security industry's astonishing growth, she’s played an integral role in the development of the next era of its professionals. As the vice president of the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu, a non-profit that empowers women to succeed in cyber careers, Jessica encourages women to build their technical skills [...]

2017-05-26T19:46:25+00:00Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on The Top Cybersecurity Education Trends You Need to Know with Jessica Gulick

Protecting the Underdog: Cyber Crime and the Small Business

Many small businesses don’t believe they have anything that cyber criminals might want to steal. Yet these companies are at as great a risk as others, if not greater. Cybersecurity professionals can help small companies take the necessary steps to protect their data and safeguard their customers’ valuable data. Cybersecurity should be a key concern [...]

2017-04-18T21:14:22+00:00Categories: Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Protecting the Underdog: Cyber Crime and the Small Business

Gain Critical Cyber Security Management Skills With an Advanced Cyber Security Degree

The role of a cyber security manager requires a complex set of skills above and beyond those required for entry- and mid-level cyber security professionals. A Bachelor’s degree and a few years of experience can offer some of these skills, but those interested in furthering their career should consider pursuing a Master’s cyber security course of [...]

2018-07-17T21:55:05+00:00Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Gain Critical Cyber Security Management Skills With an Advanced Cyber Security Degree

Are There Enough Women in Cybersecurity?

The first computer programmer was a woman –­ Ada Lovelace. Ida Rhodes designed the first computers to run the U.S. Census and Social Security systems. Margaret Hamilton wrote software that got Apollo 11 on the moon. Where are the women in cybersecurity? Despite the pivotal role these founding mothers played in the technology industry, the [...]