Will We Run Out of Cyber Jobs?

This article discusses the cybersecurity job market and the number of expected cybersecurity professionals. To see if cybersecurity might be for you, take our cybersecurity quiz here. To learn how to get started in cybersecurity, check out our article here. At a recent cybersecurity presentation, I heard an executive say that he believes the cybersecurity […]

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7 Awesome Reasons Why Cybersecurity is a Fun Career

I get a lot of questions about the field of cybersecurity.  People often want to know how to get into cybersecurity, what the demand will be in the future, or if the field is hard to keep up with.  But another common question regarding a career in cybersecurity is simply, is cybersecurity fun? Do most […]

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11 Surprising Things Cybersecurity Pros Do Each Day

This article is about common tasks that cybersecurity professionals have stated that they do on a regular basis. If you want to learn more about how to get into cybersecurity, check out our resource here. To learn about entry-level opportunities in cybersecurity, check out our article here. If you’ve ever wondered what a cybersecurity professional […]

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5 Crucial Reasons to Take the Security+ Before Network+

This article compares the CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Network+ certifications, and outlines which you should consider taking first. If you need information on the best study resources for the Security+ or the Network+, you can see our guides here. To see our advice on how to pass the Security+, check out our article here. A […]

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7 Guaranteed Ways to Become a Cybersecurity Pro

This article provides a process that you can follow to become a cybersecurity expert within 3 to 5 years, depending on your background knowledge. If you’re just getting started in cybersecurity, you can view our getting started guide here. We also provide an article about cybersecurity learning strategies for those ready to learn. There was […]

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9 Surprising Benefits of Cybersecurity Careers

This article is about the benefits that many cybersecurity professionals have shared about their careers. If instead, you’re feeling negative, you can check out our article on reasons NOT to go into cybersecurity here. When you’re ready to start your cybersecurity career journey, we recommend you check out our Getting Started in Cybersecurity guide here. […]

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Cybersecurity Insurance with Ben Y.

This is an interview with Ben Yingling of Crawford Yingling Insurance, about the topics of cybersecurity insurance and insurance policies that cybersecurity business owners should consider. ***PLEASE NOTE: Insurance policies can contain many complex variables. Every insurance product and every person’s needs are unique. The information in this video and article is intended for educational […]

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5 Big Reasons NOT to Work in Cybersecurity

This article is about reasons why cybersecurity may not be a good fit for you, as well as some of the downsides to working in cybersecurity. If you’d like to learn more about whether cybersecurity is for you, you can check out our article here, which includes a quiz you can take to help determine […]

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Interviewing and Onboarding with Zach T.

This is part two an interview from 2019 with Zach Tomlin of Tomlin Technology, where Zach discusses interviewing strategies and how the onboarding process works at this company. You can view part one of this interview here. Matt from StartaCyberCareer.com: What happens when your CIO or your CTO asks a question (during an interview) and […]

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