Survey: Formal education leaves software developers short on security

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Recently released research has revealed that formal software education does little to prepare developers for today’s DevOps teams. In fact, 76 percent of developers indicated security and secure development education needed for today’s world of coding is missing from formal curricula. The study, commissioned by Veracode and conducted by, surveyed nearly 400 DevOps professionals […]

How interns can start networking

When you’re young, you’re told by your parents, friends and strangers never to talk to strangers. Once you get into the business world however, that sentiment changes. Networking – like Outlook and coffee breaks – is a mandatory part of doing business today. It’s the best way to connect with others and develop relationships, both […]

3 new exercises to build the Brand Called IT

I spend much of my time coaching enterprises and government organizations on how to build a divisional or departmental brand. CIOs and their IT organizations are especially open to this process given the misperception of irrelevance that many of the businesses have about them. Experience tells me that in many cases marginalization of enterprise IT […]