Introduction to CompTIA Security+ Certification
The CompTIA Security+ certification is considered the global, industry-wide benchmark of cybersecurity certifications. Widely recognized since 2002, the Security+ certification is the certification globally trusted to validate foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. The Security+ certification, also known as Sec+, covers the essential principles for network security and risk management.
Vendor-neutral, the Security+ certificate is based on six core fundamentals, including:
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Is your team being headhunted?
For many managers, just the word “headhunting” is enough to cause anxiety. With images of their best people being drawn away to another company — perhaps even a competitor — most managers view the concept of headhunting as something to be approached with suspicion, unless of course the headhunting is happening on their behalf.
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Looking to get started in IT?
Anyone who has ever tried to find a job in any field knows that it’s much easier to land a position — especially one with decent pay — if you have a related degree. It’s so important, in fact, that many job postings specifically define degrees that applicants need to have earned in order to even be considered for the job.
However, as many people can attest, it is possible to get a job in some fields even without specific credentials. After all, most people change careers (not just jobs, but actual careers) at least a few times in their lives — proof that the subject that seems most interesting when one enters college at 18 isn’t always going to be their passion.
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