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3 Benefits of Cyber Security

By staff on Aug 31, 2016 5:05:03 AM

Cyber security improves businesses and organizations on a variety of levels, but three of the top benefits of cyber security are:

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Strategies to Update Your Cyber Security Resume This Summer

By staff on Jul 29, 2016 11:04:05 AM

Tailoring your resume to fit the specific qualifications of the cyber security job you are applying for will help push your resume to the top of the pile. Understanding a company’s unique needs and practices while also remaining truthful about your expertise is key. It’s important to clearly write out your previous roles, functions and skills on paper and elaborate further in an interview. For these reasons, your resume is of the utmost importance because it is the first impression you are giving to an employer.

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Cyber Security: What is it?

By staff on Jul 7, 2016 12:11:14 PM

Cyber security, also known as information technology security, focuses on protecting computers, networks, programs and data from people who have unauthorized access or intend to destroy important information. Cyber security is important to businesses, agencies and organizations of all sizes. Hospitals, governments, corporations, the military and other businesses have confidential and sensitive information on their computers and the computers they transmit data to. Because cyber attacks are becoming more prevalent, ongoing attention and security is needed to protect sensitive information.

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4 Tips for Landing Great Cybersecurity Talent—Speed is Key

By khenley on Jun 15, 2016 6:19:39 PM

Speed is key in hiring that next great talent for your organization, especially a cybersecurity professional. To speed up a hiring process, human resources (HR) needs to determine what they must do to quickly and efficiently bring top talent on board. The best candidates are not looking for jobs. According to LinkedIn Talent Trends 2015, 70% of the workforce are passive candidates. But for the right opportunity, they might consider a move to another organization. If a tempting offer comes their way, potential candidates will start to go through the pros and cons of changing their job. They start to think of positive aspects as to why they should move and the negative things about their job. If the hiring organization does not react quickly, the candidate might start to look elsewhere.

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How a Boutique Cybersecurity Recruiting Agency Can Help You

By khenley on Apr 26, 2016 10:50:14 AM

“We’ve been looking for months on our own, can you help us?” These are familiar words heard by Ken Henley, CISSP, CEO & Founder of Redbud, a Cybersecurity Boutique Recruiting firm based in Chicago.

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How 5 Top Cybersecurity Certifications Can Advance Your Career

By khenley on Apr 19, 2016 9:40:40 AM

Opening the door to career advancement and ensuring you are a valuable asset to your organization, requires selecting the right cybersecurity certifications to complement and support your experience and expertise. Building your credentials may not guarantee a promotion but validates your skill level and demonstrates a passion for your craft.

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