Paper cutouts of a group of people. An Educated Guess: Pathways to Advance Your Security Career
August 18, 2017
Questions surrounding the best educational route into the security field are hard to answer. They are made even more difficult by the global nature of today’s corporations and security management careers.
Man, with a crystal ball full of money. Salary and Compensation Demystified.
August 11, 2017
“What does the compensation look like?” is the question candidates most frequently ask us when they are inquiring about one of SMR's security recruitments. The answer is very rarely straightforward, and designing an attractive compensation package is often a challenging task for organizations.
Pirate Treasure Map. Market Mapping: Sound Strategy for Hiring Top Security Talent.
July 14, 2017
Market mapping allows you to identify potential pools of talent for your corporate security program. The process gives you an edge in finding and securing the best people for your team.
Abstract Art Painting of a Head. Competency Based Interviews.
July 5, 2017
Organizations often structure job interviews based on competencies valued by or specific to their culture. What are these targeted questions likely to be, and are you ready to answer them?
Cross Section of a Nautilus Shell. Anatomy of a Security Job Description.
June 6, 2017
Job descriptions are historically ugly things. How should you be reading one to decide if you want to apply?
Eight red jets with contrails. Think in a Different Direction to Advance Your Security Career.
June 1, 2017
The complexity of directing security and risk management strategies today requires a re-evaluation of how security careers are managed. Should you be re-thinking the measurement of career success?
Businessman with virtual certification document. What Role Do Certifications Play in Your Career?
May 3, 2017
The number of security-related certifications has grown significantly. Marketed by their respective associations and organizations as a way for you to advance your security management career, which ones add value and how often do employers require them?
Abstract Painting. How to Create Your Most Effective CV or Resume.
April 26, 2017
An attractive CV or resume can serve as your best recommendation. What steps can you take to create a crisp, clear portrait of yourself?

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