Cybercrime Thrives in the Midst of a Shortage of Cyber Security Talent

For over a year I’ve been working with a couple of B2B enterprise software/hardware companies, one in data management and one in network security. The experience has opened my eyes to the immense threat of cybercriminal activity. There are all kinds of cyber threats that IT and network security pros must prevent or mitigate: phishing … Continue reading Cybercrime Thrives in the Midst of a Shortage of Cyber Security Talent

Six Great Reasons to Hire a Consultant Rather Than An Employee

Today I pose a couple of questions for you, dear reader, to ponder and comment on; are companies/organizations more reluctant to retain consultants rather than hire employees? If so, why? What are they afraid of? Are they afraid a consultant will abandon them before a project is complete? Truth is, a good freelancer won't abandon … Continue reading Six Great Reasons to Hire a Consultant Rather Than An Employee