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Recruitment: A failed industry?

Recruitment: A failed industry?

The discussion about talent and skill shortage in areas such as IT and mainly Information or Cyber Security is getting significantly more intense. At the same time, the unemployment in EU ranges from 5% to 25% (1). And the usual time to fill a position is over 3 months, in cases can reach even to a year (2), with just the interview process to be close to one month in most countries (3, 4). These are alarming indicators about how effective the recruiting industry is - or is not.

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Tagged in : recruitment, human resources, business enablement

Information Security and Risk Management as a business enabler

Information Security and Risk Management as a business enabler

A common problem for information security professionals, is that security is perceived as a business blocker; hindering the operational efficiency and adding controls that make everybody’s life more difficult. But is this actually the case?

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Tagged in : risk management, information security, business enablement, management, leadership