The CSO Boot Camp is the first intensive training program to prepare both new and veteran security directors from IT and corporate security for the responsibilities and expectations of the CSO job.

Two and a half days of intensive learning and team exercise covering topics including:

  • Align With the Business – Learning how to orient investments in security with business strategy to help shape the overall executive agenda and enable the enterprise to achieve value.
  • Best Practice Architectures – Leveraging technology for efficient and effective identity management, crisis management, threat mitigation, incident handling, and business value.
  • Communicate Value - Understanding and using tools such as ROI (return on investment) and TCO (total cost of ownership).
  • Demystify Compliance - Simplifying standards and regulations affecting today’s CSO.
  • Do More With Less - Maximizing and growing budget allocations.
  • Get To “Yes” - Building relationships and enlisting support from executives in the C-suite.
  • Motivate and Organize – Turning employees into partners. Improving salary and performance evaluations.
  • Show Your Work – Measuring just about everything in order to demonstrate value and effectiveness.
  • Spread The Word – Crafting comprehensible and useable security policies, streamlining policy management, reducing redundancies, and improving awareness.
  • Understand Convergence – Finding the most effective ways to manage the people and technologies of a converged security organization.

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