Chapter 4

Networking Advice for Cybersecurity Job Seekers

Abstract

We discuss using social media to network with a particular focus on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Keywords

LinkedIn
LinkedIn groups
LinkedIn group discussions
Twitter

4.1. Using LinkedIn to secure a cybersecurity job

As an information security professional, networking will be the single most powerful marketing tactic you will have to start, accelerate, and sustain your career in cybersecurity. Relationships are the catalyst for success because, said simply, people do business with those they like and trust. There is no getting around it but LinkedIn is huge and you absolutely must have a profile.
Here is a quick tip to assist you on your quest to securing employment in the cybersecurity ...

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