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Protect the human. Enable the organization. Do the right thing.

A recent cross-functional leadership discussion turned to Cybersecurity Awareness Month, with no prompting from me. It wasn’t even on the agenda. I was happy (and surprised) to be given a few minutes to highlight our activities, solicit executive-level feedback, and answer questions.

As cyber professionals, we’re always eager to teach others the dance of our people.

One thoughtful observation, in particular — from a member of the Commercial team — really stuck with me.

“Those of us not in IT or engineering feel left in the dark about cybersecurity. We read the news, and of course it’s front of mind with our customers and partners — but to us, it’s almost like some sort of wizard…

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David Scott

Digital Curatorialist • Polymath • Ocular Documentarian • Microblogger & Digital Creator • Hacking Systems, Social, Culture & Sometimes People.

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