How big is the cybersecurity skills gap? What types of roles are needed? And who is best positioned to transition into a cyber role? Eric Jeffery, creator of the "Cyber Security Gray Beard" podcast, answers those questions and more in this clip from the Cyber Work Podcast
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Eric Jeffery has over 20 years’ experience in cybersecurity and currently works as a senior managing consultant and solutions architect for IBM Security. Eric has extensive industry experience with stints in entertainment, defense, aerospace, healthcare and technology, among others. He’s published numerous articles and spoken at several conferences around the U.S. and Canada. He runs a podcast under the moniker of Cyber Security Grey Beard® where he helps students and early professionals begin and grow in the cybersecurity field. Eric lives outside of Denver, Colorado, with his wife and has four grown children.
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