Information Security Assessment

Businessman looks in shock at a document he just read

Conversations about information security are so awash in the myriad details of shiny objects, silver bullets, attacks, threats, risks, tools, tips, hacks, and one-size-fits-all solutions, it’s easy to lose sight of the fundamentals of security. For example, if I had to do a physical security assessment for a home, I’d need to know the people […]

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Information Security Silver Bullets

Silver bullets are everywhere. Caveat Emptor.

There I was at an information security expo. Information security silver bullets is a booming business. There are several of these a year in every major metro. They’re day-long, or multi-day events, with dozens of vendors and multiples more attendees. The number of risks, threats, tips, tricks, secret weapons, silver bullets, products, and services represented […]

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Are You Happy With Your Results (Who’s Responsible For Your Performance)?

Businessman looks in shock at a document he just read

My friend, a therapeutic professional and part of my athletic training recovery program, was accused by his boss of delivering below his sales quota. He said it didn’t seem right: a simple calculation of his number of appointments times bill rates added up to much more than the business performance reports credited him. The result […]

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13 Elements Of A High Performance Mindset And Life

Here’s a great article about creating and sustaining high performance. While it gives examples based in athletics, the principles apply in all areas. So much to do! No wonder people hire coaches and mentors to help them stay focused and prioritized. http://napavalleymarathon.org/helpful-information/training-resources/psychological-training/ Excerpt from the book YOUR PERFORMING EDGE  

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14 Ways To Increase The Value Of Your Business

Everything that increases staff turnover or diminishes the effectiveness of your teams ultimately saps the life force of your business and the continuity of your business cash flows.

We’re all aware that businesses are valued primarily on sales and/or profits, so I won’t bore you with that conversation and tell you to increase sales or reduce expenses. The other element of business valuation is the sustainability and probable continuation of those cash flows. Everything that increases staff turnover or diminishes the effectiveness of […]

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