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8/14/2016
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Kelly Sheridan
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8 Cyber-Security Certifications To Boost Your IT Career

Cyber-security skills are in high demand across all industries. These certifications can help IT managers boost their security know-how and protect their organizations.
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8/18/2016 | 1:12:47 PM
Getting a Job
I am a seasoned professional looking for a job in the cybersecurity field. Which one of the certifications would one recommend for getting a job in that area.
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8/15/2016 | 7:07:17 PM
Re: A Must Read

@jastroff    Agreed.   This is an invaluable resource.  Some of the major universities that offer a certification can be pricey but I think those offered by ISC are a little better on the wallet.   Thanks Kelly for all your leg work here.

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jastroff,
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8/15/2016 | 11:53:14 AM
A Must Read
Thanks @kelly for this important article. It tells job seekers, students, and others the types of things  a security professional is expected to know, and the best places to learn it. It also helps potential candidates and employers what programs have value, and which may be questionanable. 
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