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How I Became A CISO: Mark Potter, Danya International
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gudguy1
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gudguy1,
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1/2/2015 | 1:28:26 PM
Re: Fascinating journey, fascinating story
Ditto!!!
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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12/3/2014 | 1:10:00 AM
College and cogs
Ah, the tragedy of college!  Good thing for him he didn't pick that -- or he'd probably have wound up being a cog somewhere.

What this really comes down to in terms of career success advice is to be unique -- because, as Coco Chanel said, it's the only way to be essential.
Sara Peters
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12/1/2014 | 10:07:18 AM
Re: Fascinating journey, fascinating story
Thanks Marilyn.  They're fun for me, too.   People have found their way to the CISO position in so many different ways -- the drawback is that it's hard to say how to get on the right career path, but the upside is that there are fascinating stories behind every CISO.
Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
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11/24/2014 | 3:20:43 PM
Fascinating journey, fascinating story
I really enjoy these profiles, Sara. These CISOs certainly defy the stereoptypes.  And what a great job description:

If he wasn't a CISO, Potter says might be a cultural anthropologist, because he's intrigued by how people learn and what makes communities tick.

 


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