Stay tuned for blog posts focused on current events, ideas, and resources surrounding the ongoing skills shortage in the cybersecurity industry, current workforce development initiatives, and the NICE Framework.
April 15, 2021 | 9 minute read Cybersecurity competitions are an opportunity for cybersecurity trainees, students, professionals, and even enthusiasts, to get their feet wet in an environment that mimics real-world vulnerabilities, threats, and attacks. Within the realm of cybersecurity competitions, there are in-person and online security Capture the Flag (CTF) contests, security-oriented hackathons, and […]
April 2, 2021 | 8 minute read While it would be counterproductive to curtail the process of finding qualified (technical) cybersecurity workers to be considered for a specific job role by diverting any attention away, we want to add to the conversation by also embracing and advocating for other, essential job roles within cybersecurity that […]
March 18, 2021 | 5 minute read Recognizing the NICE Framework as an essential tool, whether you’re building your resume and career path, recruiting and hiring cybersecurity talent for your organization, or formulating curricula to guarantee students’ success, is another step towards developing a formidable cybersecurity workforce. CISA states, “One of the biggest challenges is […]
March 4, 2021 | 5 minute read In a society undergoing digital transformation, cybersecurity has the potential to save lives and businesses from complete ruin. For years, experts have been sounding the alarm bells for the shortage in cybersecurity talent. Theories seeking to define the shortage range from inadequate talent, to lack of alignment between […]