Career Hacking

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The Best Laid Career Plans of Mice And Pentesters

The Best Laid Career Plans of Mice And Pentesters

Career Hacking
If you want a copy of the slides from my workshop get them here. Please read the full post so the slides make more sense. At the inaugural 44CON Cybersecurity I conducted ... Read more
No Infosec experience? No problem!

No Infosec experience? No problem!

Career Hacking
A lot of people ask me about how they can get into the wider information security industry from outside, be that as a student or as someone looking to change ... Read more
Technical skills beginner pentesters need

Technical skills beginner pentesters need

Career Hacking, Penetration Testing
Every week or so people ask me about how to get started in penetration testing. I love this question as it gives me the chance to help people get their start. Sometimes I’m messaged on ... Read more
Breaking In[terviews]: John Carroll

Breaking In[terviews]: John Carroll

Career Hacking, Penetration Testing
The pentesting guide I’m working on features 7 video interviews with different penetration testers. Each penetration tester has a different educational backgrounds, technical specialisms or career paths. I’ve always been obsessed with quality and value, from ... Read more
The 5 reasons nobody wants to read your CV

The 5 reasons nobody wants to read your CV

Career Hacking
A Curriculum Vitae (otherwise known as a CV) is probably the least popular document this side of a legal bill. Nobody wants to read your CV because they’ll have anywhere between 5 ... Read more
12 Interview tips that will blow your future employer’s mind

12 Interview tips that will blow your future employer’s mind

Career Hacking
While writing my free 30 day online career hacking course I spent a lot of time learning about the interview process from different angles. I learnt about what a HR manager ... Read more
The thin red line between a CV and a Resume

The thin red line between a CV and a Resume

Career Hacking
Depending on where you live you may be asked to submit a Curriculum Vitae (CV) or a resumé with a job application. Despite the former sounding like a vital part of ... Read more
The 3 types of people who can make or break your job application

The 3 types of people who can make or break your job application

Career Hacking
It may surprise you but there are in fact only three types of people that read your CV other than yourself. These people generally aren’t interested in reading it in full, ... Read more