Three Essentials to Successfully Put People to Work in Cyber Security: Soft Skills, Hands-on Practice, Lifelong Learning

Reading Time: 3 minutes Skills gaps, certifications, new tools, employability – there are many challenges and elements to consider when putting people work in cyber security. What skills do prospective employees need to be work ready? How ought professionals demonstrate their capabilities? What aspects in the recruitment process should candidates be aware of? These Read more…

Save time teaching cyber security with project-based learning in Project Ares

Reading Time: 2 minutes Grading, technology adoption and managing labs can take today’s cyber educators away from what matters most: teaching their students about cybersecurity and preparing them for the workforce. A study from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development found that “teachers spend half of their working time in non-teaching activities…” It’s time Read more…

What We’re Grateful for in Cyber Security: Operation Gratitude 2020 Edition

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Circadence rolled out its first Operation Gratitude initiative in 2019–a social mission designed to ignite a sense of hope and gratitude in the cyber security community during the onset of the holiday season in the U.S. The name Operation Gratitude was inspired by our Project Ares specialized cyber training scenarios naming conventions, many of which are titled fun names like Operation Bear Treat and Operation Artic Cobra.

Living our Mission: Project Ares Micro Update, November 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute Gamify and brand cyber events with Project Ares Custom Leaderboards  Project Ares Custom Leaderboards are here.  Previewed in September 2020, this new feature of Project Ares has been a request by clients who use Project Ares to host cyber events of all sizes.    Now available as a tool for Trainers, users can set up specific and unique leaderboards with company or event branding. Complete with the capability to Read more…