Could veterans be the answer to the cyber skills shortage problem?

Could veterans be the answer to the cyber skills shortage problem?

Could veterans be the answer to the cyber skills shortage problem?

45% of businesses claim to have a shortage of cyber security skills and 67% of cyber security professionals say they’re too busy with their jobs to keep up with skills development and training.

And yet there is an obvious and massively untapped resource – veterans – of which only 4% are working in tech and cyber.

The teissPodcast speaks with Peter Connolly, CEO of TechVets, on why veterans are the perfect candidates to solve the cyber security skills shortage problem.

Presenter: Anna Delaney
Music: The Pain by Nick Homes
Photo: TechVets Founders: Peter Connolly, Mike Butcher, Mark Milton and Euan Crawford at the TechVets launch earlier this year.

iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/cracking-cyber-security-podcast-from-teiss/id1378994502?mt=2

Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/business-reporter/cracking-cyber-security-podcast

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