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Top cyber security certifications: Who they're for, what they cost, and which you need

Expand your skills, know-how and career horizons with these highly respected cyber security certifications.

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The CSO guide to top security conferences

CSO Online’s calendar of upcoming security conferences makes it easy to find the events that matter the most to you.

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8 essential sites for researching your next employer

Landing a job interview feels great, but how much do you know about your potential employer? Job listings often illicit more questions than provide answers. Knowing where to find inside information can mean the difference between...

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Improving security with diversity beyond the checkbox

Security and diversity mean being compliant and fair, but also mean you need to get the widest possible range of perspectives.

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10 tips for making your self-evaluation more meaningful

Whether you think your company uses the information or not, self-evaluations are a necessary device for professional development. Here’s how to make the most of the dreaded self-evaluation process.

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What is a virtual CISO? When and how to hire one

A virtual CISO (vCISO) can bring both strategic and operational leadership on security to companies that can't afford a full-time person in the role.

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The Importance of Discerning Between Job Burnout and PTSD

It is important to discuss the key differences between PTSD and burnout in order for us to avoid making light of a serious psychological disorder

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7 IT salary and hiring trends for 2018

Demand for tech talent will continue to outpace supply in the year ahead, while the mix of skills necessary to remain relevant in IT will undergo a significant shift.

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Cyber NYC boosts the Big Apple's cybersecurity industry

New York City Economic Development Corp. launches Cyber NYC to foster public-private partnerships focused on building a vibrant cybersecurity community and talent pool in the largest U.S. city.

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Cybersecurity job fatigue affects many security professionals

Infosec professionals face occupational hazards such as long hours, high stress levels, and career frustration that can lead to mental health issues.

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Young girls are society's future cyber crime fighters

There are lots of opportunities for girls in cybersecurity. The problem is they don't know what those opportunities are. Parents and guidance counselors can help.

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10 Best Places to Work in 2018

Looking for a better workplace? Here are the 10 best companies you can work for, according to Glassdoor.

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What is penetration testing? Ethical hacking basics and requirements

Penetration testing, or ethical hacking, is an in-demand skill for evaluating an organization’s defenses. Here’s what it entails and tips for breaking into the role.

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4 tips for building your executive brand on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a key tool for establishing your brand as an executive, but is your profile having the impact you want? Here are four easy ways to strengthen your executive brand on LinkedIn.

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Startup advice: hire a head of InfoSec first

Having a Head of Information Security (InfoSec) can make or break any business.

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Research suggests cybersecurity skills shortage is getting worse

New data reveals growing skills gaps that represent an existential threat. What should organizations do?

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Demand for cybersecurity talent rises sharply

Three experts share their thoughts on how to address the biggest cyber threat of all — the rapidly increasing cybersecurity workforce shortage.

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How to write a CISO job description

The chief information security officer has a big, mission critical job. Make sure you spell out the CISO's duties and expectations for the role.

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