Strategies for launching a solution and building company consensus

Any successful IT implementation requires support from the people who will actually be working with the tools that IT provides. However, in some cases, getting that user support can be difficult. 

A new trick to improve security awareness training

Increasing users’ security awareness can be one of IT’s most difficult jobs. But here’s one technique that might help, even with stubborn users. 

What is cloud computing? Average person has no idea

Execs, managers and users in your company may need some education about cloud computing from IT if the organization is going to use the Cloud properly. 

Don’t waste time training users, says security CEO

A significant part of a company’s security strategy is often conducting IT security training for users. But those attempts to raise awareness rarely help organizations avoid attacks, according to one security expert. 

Where to focus your IT security training

Not all users are created equally when it comes to their knowledge and attitudes regarding IT security. 

Users blame workplace stress on IT

Most employees are stressed out, and many of them blame their workplace technology. And the more tech gadgets employees have, the more stressed out they are. 

Getting users and execs on board with security: 3 pitfalls to avoid

Of all the steps IT departments must take to keep their organizations secure, the most important may be to get users and management on board. But here are three common mistakes that prevent IT from promoting a security-conscious culture. 

Stress driving 67% of IT pros to consider career change

There’s one thing most IT employees want, and offering it could help companies retain their best tech employees, even as the IT job market heats up: 

Smartphone users want mobile security, but don’t do anything about it

Employees using your company’s mobile devices may be leaving those gadgets open to security and privacy breaches – but a little training could go a long way to fixing their behavior. 

Who’s the most likely cyber-crime victim?

One of the stereotypical cybercrime scenarios is an elderly person falling victim to an obvious email scam. But that’s not who most criminals target.