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Cybersecurity for Business Leaders

Executive Program

Learn to leverage the capabilities of cybersecurity best practices to protect your organization and unlock next-level results.

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  • Estimated time
    1 month

    At 3-5 hours/week

  • Enroll by
    September 28, 2022

    Get access to the classroom immediately upon enrollment

  • Prerequisites

What you will learn

  1. Cybersecurity for Business Leaders

    1 month to complete

    Join other leaders around the world by mastering cybersecurity skills that will change the culture of your organization and strengthen your team. In this program, you’ll study cutting-edge topics such as common cyber challenges, detection and response, cybersecurity culture, investments, and threat analysis.

    Prerequisite knowledge

    1. Cyber Challenges We Face Today

      Define cybersecurity and distinguish differences between threat, attack, and breach. Also, learn about addressing top business threats and leading tabletop exercises.

      • Effective Detection and Response

        Interpret legal ramifications related to breaches and apply compliance as a layer of defense. Additionally, use resources from standards organizations and utilize a network detection and response solution to develop an Incident Response Plan.

        • Cybersecurity Culture

          Learn how to increase buy-in from employees. Also, implement a training and awareness program, along with a culture around cybersecurity. Lastly, lead conversations with 3rd parties to align cybersecurity expectations.

          • Making Investments

            Prioritize budget items for cybersecurity initiatives, while interpreting risk and ROI. Find and retain talent that will implement enterprise risk management, and include 3rd parties in the process.

            • Project: Your Cybersecurity Plan

              Research and identify critical cyber threats and risks associated with your industry and create an ERM plan for your organization. Create an Incident Response Plan (IRP) and a 3-year cybersecurity budget. At the end, describe your organizational-wide cybersecurity awareness campaign.

            Learn with the best.

            Learn with the best.

            • Dr. Eric Hollis

              CEO/President, HollisGroup LLC

              An experienced executive and leader in information technology, cybersecurity, risk management, intelligence operations, data privacy, blockchain, and cybersecurity leadership. Dr. Hollis helps organizations improve their IT and cyber strategic planning, training, and governance.

            All our programs include:

            • Real-world projects from industry experts

              With real-world projects and immersive content built in partnership with top-tier companies, you’ll master the tech skills companies want.

            • Technical mentor support

              Our knowledgeable mentors guide your learning and are focused on answering your questions, motivating you, and keeping you on track.

            • Career services

              You’ll have access to Github portfolio review and LinkedIn profile optimization to help you advance your career and land a high-paying role.

            • Flexible learning program

              Tailor a learning plan that fits your busy life. Learn at your own pace and reach your personal goals on the schedule that works best for you.

            Program offerings

            • Class content

              • Real-world projects
              • Project reviews
              • Project feedback from experienced reviewers
            • Student services

              • Technical mentor support
              • Student community
            • Career services

              • Github review
              • LinkedIn profile optimization

            Succeed with personalized services.

            We provide services customized for your needs at every step of your learning journey to ensure your success.

            Get timely feedback on your projects.

            • Personalized feedback
            • Unlimited submissions and feedback loops
            • Practical tips and industry best practices
            • Additional suggested resources to improve
            • 1,400+

              project reviewers

            • 2.7M

              projects reviewed

            • 88/100

              reviewer rating

            • 1.1 hours

              avg project review turnaround time

            Mentors available to answer your questions.

            • Support for all your technical questions
            • Questions answered quickly by our team of technical mentors
            • 1,400+

              technical mentors

            • 0.85 hours

              median response time

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            • Learn

              Master cybersecurity fundamentals that will empower digital protection initiatives and strengthen your organization.
            • Average Time

              On average, successful students take 1 months to complete this program.
            • Benefits include

              • Real-world projects from industry experts
              • Technical mentor support
              • Career services

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