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12 Reasons Why You Should Invest in a Retained Search to Hire Cybersecurity Experts

12 Reasons Why You Should Invest in a Retained Search to Hire Cybersecurity Experts

There is a tremendous misconception that retained searches are too costly but the ROI proves differently. The reason the majority of CXO searches are conducted through retained searches is because the ROI exceeds the cost of the search.  For cybersecurity positions, many of the same ROI reasons apply.  Why should I consider a retained search […]

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Streamlining CMMC Compliance: Insights From Industry Experts

Streamlining CMMC Compliance: Insights From Industry Experts

Achieving CMMC compliance is crucial for organizations dealing with the Department of Defense (DoD). During a recent Fortify Experts CISO roundtable, security leaders shared their strategies and insights on streamlining the CMMC compliance process.  Brian Rhodes, a certified CMMC assessor with iFortriss provided an overview presentation of CMMC which can be found here: CMMC Overview and […]

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Are you Protected?  What Insurance Cover Should a CISO Have?

Are you Protected? What Insurance Cover Should a CISO Have?

While I’m not an employment attorney nor an Insurance Advisor, I have assisted many security leaders in navigating and negotiating their employment agreements. For a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), specific insurance coverage and liability protections are essential to safeguard against the unique risks associated with the role. These protections are not only beneficial for […]

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Pro Interviewing Tips

Pro Interviewing Tips

Here is a quick summary everyone should review thoroughly before going into an interview: Relax – Think of the interview as a social setting.  If offered coffee or water – take them up on it.  Making them feel more comfortable will also make you feel more comfortable. People hire who they like.  Managers want a […]

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