The Path to Becoming a World-Class CISO

In this episode of Life of a CISO, Dr. Eric Cole discusses the importance of figuring out your specialty. It’s important to shift your focus on what’s right instead of dwelling on everything that’s going wrong. To excel as a well-renowned World-Class CISO, pick one core area and make it your specialty.

Watch this episode on how to set sail on your journey to becoming a world-class CISO.

In this episode:

  • 0:35– What makes someone world-class?
  • 0:50– Characteristics of a World-class category
  • 4:00– What is your specialty?
  • 5:00– Path to world-class CISO
  • 7:30– Figure out your specialty and purpose
  • 13:50– Work on developing your specialty and superpower
  • 15:40– Start by trying a lot of different things
  • 16:20– Pick one core area of a CISO and make it your specialty
  • 19:20– 90-day video challenge
  • 26:00– Takes 60-80 days to build a habit
  • 28:00– Ask people around you to see how they see you
  • 29:30– Positive feedback from the people around you