CyberUp Strives to Create Pandemic Resilient Workforce

St. Louis, MO – April 30, 2020. CyberUp joined forces with Scott Air Force Base Airman and Family Readiness Center in early March to train 13 military spouses through CyberUp’s 8-week IT Fundamentals course. The military spouses learned the essential IT skills and knowledge needed to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level [...]

By |2020-05-07T09:27:56-05:00April 30th, 2020|Cyber News Articles, Educate, Latest News, News|0 Comments

Do we have a cybersecurity talent pipeline problem?

Our lack of cybersecurity talent is a national crisis. Simply put, we do not have enough people to fix and protect our networks today or for the foreseeable future. According to the website www.cyberseek.org, there are currently 504,316 total cybersecurity job openings in the United States. This represents a significant increase from the 313,000 openings [...]

By |2020-01-13T11:24:46-06:00January 13th, 2020|Educate|0 Comments

Tales from the Crypt — Entry-level Jobs

By: Amos Reed Welcome to another terrifyingly tantalizing Tale from the Crypt. Imagine, if you will, being led down an educational path by a trusted council. After applying yourself to the studies of the coursework and emerging with a coveted four-year degree, you are filled with the anticipation of starting an exciting career in an [...]

By |2019-12-06T09:00:37-06:00December 3rd, 2019|Educate, Inspire|0 Comments

What is the current definition of “entry-level?”

What is the current definition of “entry-level?” “Entry-level” is defined as “at the lowest level in an employment hierarchy” or “suitable for a beginner or first-time user; basic.” This definition makes it clear that “entry-level” workers are beginners or first-timers with only a basic understanding of the work, so they start their careers at the [...]

By |2019-11-18T14:45:35-06:00November 18th, 2019|Educate|0 Comments

A few words on apprenticeships…

“A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that” - Chet Atkins Workforce development throughout all of Europe was once centered around apprenticeships. Their apprenticeship concept was a system of training the next generation in a profession. Training was [...]

By |2019-11-04T15:48:33-06:00November 4th, 2019|Educate, Inspire|0 Comments
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