Alyned Thinking

Why new thinking is needed and how we are putting our expertise to work.
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    Thought Leadership

    How to succeed as a new CISO – Part 2

    A couple of months ago, I gave you an overview of some origin stories that might influence your experience and personal development. Now it is time for part 2 of the article series that will give you some battle-tested tips and different time frames (e.g. what questions to ask before accepting the new job, how to prepare before starting your new job, how to survive your first week/month/100 days/year and how to build a strategic plan for the next 3 years.)
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    How to succeed as a new CISO — Part 1

    Congratulations! You have a new job as something like CISO (Chief Information Security Officer), CSO (Chief Security Officer), Head of Information Security or similar. This can be a great gig or it can be your worst nightmare (sometimes more or less at the same time). I’ve been there and I have the scars and credentials to prove it. So, let me give you some tips for your first days.