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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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Security Recruiter Directory

To find the right security job or hire the right candidate, you first need to find the right recruiter. CSO's security recruiter directory is your one-stop shop.

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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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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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Hackers are good, not bad

From now on, 'hackers' should refer to white hats instead of black hats.

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The Role of Predictive Technologies in Marketing

Marketing technology has changed the way marketers identify and interact with their customers and prospects. Using intent data, top marketers are using predictive technologies to spotlight their best prospects, identify the next...

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Why do CISOs change jobs so frequently?

Aside from earning more money, CISOs pursue other opportunities when current employers minimize cybersecurity commitments and efforts.

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What is cyber security? How to build a cyber security strategy

Organizations face many threats to their information systems and data. Understanding all the basic elements to cyber security is the first step to meeting those threats.

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From consumer to vendor: security career advice and lessons learned

Making the jump from the operational side to the vendor side can be a big decision, which is why I’d like to reflect on my own experience and share some of my lessons learned and advice picked up along the way.

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