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The CISO as Enterprise Integrator

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.”  ~Aristotle Even in the 4th Century BC, it was understood that functions within an organization working  together for a common goal produced better results than working independently. Somewhere between Aristotle … Continue reading

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Cyber Security, Traffic Lights and Roundabouts

Warren Buffett famously remarked: “Risk is not knowing what you are doing.” Simple yet profound. Many a time I have fallen victim to an overinflated sense of my own abilities and suffered the consequences, sometimes to my own ego and sometimes to … Continue reading

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Cyber Security Culture: The Missing Link

An effective business strategy is comprised of a series of core elements. Competitor analysis, product-market fit, and organizational capabilities are critical components. They are key links in the chain that enables successful delivery of the business strategy. Likewise, effective cyber … Continue reading

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Rugby Values & Corporate Values

I grew up in the US in the 60s and the dominant sport in my hometown, like many other parts of the country, was football. So when I moved to the UK it was difficult to stay awake late at … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Corporate Culture & Culture 4.0

“I know corporate culture impacts business performance; but I don’t have a clear understanding of how to manage culture to ensure we achieve the business results we have planned and promised.” ~ a frustrated CEO Corporate Culture is one of … Continue reading

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Photography, Perspective and Corporate Culture

  Photography has come a long way since I got my first camera in the 1960’s.  It was a Leica SLR with a normal lens and a telephoto, which I took with me to Beirut, Lebanon during my Junior year … Continue reading

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Spider Webs and Corporate Culture

My little garden in London has a large number of spider webs that seem to be doing an excellent job of catching flies and mosquitos. In that sense, I don’t mind.  But when I pass through the garden in the … Continue reading

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