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How Much Does Your C-Suite Know About Cybersecurity?

Using Cybersecurity Awareness Presentations in the C-Suite Remaining competitive in today’s complex business environment means organizations must focus on a greater number of challenges than ever before. One of the most important challenges companies face is the threat posed by cyber-attack,…
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10 Biggest Data Breaches of 2015: Why They Matter

Discover the importance and impact data breaches have on both companies and consumers alike. It’s no longer “if” — it’s “when.” The reality is organizations are experiencing more data breaches from hackers. The threats are increasing and the “bad guys” are finding…
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5 Surprising Statistics and Recent Cybersecurity Hiring Trends

What does 2016 have in store for cybersecurity hiring trends? Cybersecurity hiring trends are constantly changing because the market is constantly changing. The skills gap is increasing as the demand for skilled cybersecurity employees increase, which presents an enormous challenge…
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9 Perfect Holdiay Gift Ideas for Techies

Stumped at what to get the techies in your life? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Techies are some of the hardest people to shop for during the holidays. But you can’t leave your tech-minded friends off of your holiday…
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Cybersecurity Agreement with China

Cybersecurity has been been a hot topic in Washington recently. The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) has been introduced to Congress and has passed the Senate Intelligence Committee on March 12th, 2015. Additionally several government agencies have experienced security breaches,…
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Government Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA)

Learn about the government’s latest bill,CISA, which aims to solve cyber crime. The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) was first introduced to Congress in 2014, and has been re-introduced again in 2015 during the 114th Congress. The bill has passed the…
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Why the Video Interview is the Latest Hiring Trend

Learn why are companies turing to the web-based video interview. Many companies are turning to the video interview for their hiring needs. Some companies are having video interviews take the place of initial phone interviews. Speaking virtually face-to-face with candidates,…
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Defining Career Goals in the Cybersecurity Industry

Being a CISO isn’t the only aspiration for many cybersecurity professionals. When speaking with candidates, I always like to ask where they see their career path going. Most of them say that they would like to eventually be a CISO (Chief Information…
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Which Cyber Security Certifications Are Worth It?

There are countless cyber security certifications. Discover the ones that are really worth it. As a recruiter I see many different job descriptions, all with varying requirements; some require five different cyber security certifications, others just say a certain certification…
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How to Utilize your LinkedIn Connections for Networking

Don’t underestimate the power of using your LinkedIn connections during your job search. LinkedIn is changing the way we network with like-minded professionals and the way we get jobs. Recruiters and employers now use LinkedIn to look for candidates and to…
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How to Be Prepared for A Cyber Attack

Follow the Girl Scout Motto and Be Prepared for a Cyber Attack. Cybersecurity is not something to think about just when an attack happens; everyone needs to be on his or her toes, both at work and at home. Attacks…
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The Learning Never Stops With Cybersecurity Education

Evolving technologies leave cybersecurity professionals no other choice than to stay up-to-date on the latest cyber threats and skills needed to prevent hacks. The information security and cybersecurity industry is constantly evolving and continuous learning will help you always bring your…
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6 Tips for IT Job Seekers to Ease the Recruiting Process

Starting a job search can be a daunting prospect. SilverBull has 6 job search tips for IT job seekers looking to find their next career step. Many times when speaking with IT job seekers they say they’re open to anything, whether it be location…
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5 Ways to Improve the Cybersecurity Recruiting Process

What’s the no. 1 complaint IT, Cybersecurity and InfoSec candidates have with the recruitment process? From an outsider’s perspective, a cybersecurity recruiter’s job might seem pretty simple; be given a job that needs to be filled, contact candidates, find the…
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Cybersecurity Experts in High Demand as Market Faces Skill Shortages

As cyberattacks become more commonplace, demand for cybersecurity experts grows. The growing threat of cyberattacks has created a robust demand for cybersecurity experts in a short-staffed IT jobs market. Just consider that the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington-based…
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Find the Best Cybersecurity, IT Professionals for Your Business

Discover the main issues facing organizations who seek to hire skilled IT professionals. Hiring the right information security and IT professionals can pose significant challenges for enterprises. The first problem is the scarce talent pool. For example, a Rand Corporation study estimates…
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Best Practices for Retaining Cybersecurity Talent

Cybersecurity talent is hard to come by so when organizations find the right candidate they must strive to retain their top employees. Talent retention in the cybersecurity industry is such a vexing problem that even institutions as prestigious as the…