Welcome to the Slashdot Beta site -- learn more here. Use the link in the footer or click here to return to the Classic version of Slashdot.

Thank you!

Before you choose to head back to the Classic look of the site, we'd appreciate it if you share your thoughts on the Beta; your feedback is what drives our ongoing development.

Beta is different and we value you taking the time to try it out. Please take a look at the changes we've made in Beta and  learn more about it. Thanks for reading, and for making the site better!



Are IT Security Professionals Less Happy?

danielrm26 Are You Being Listened To? (363 comments)

Are doctors unhappy too, then? Since they see problems constantly? What about the fact that we're in infosec to fix problems?

It seems to me like you've already started with the wrong perspective---already focusing on the negative.

It all comes down to the people you work with. Do they listen? Do they improve their organizations based on what you tell them? If so, then finding problems is a good thing. If not, then finding problems is a bad thing because it just adds to the list of things that will never be fixed.

Make the requisite changes so that you'll be listened to. This may mean changing positions, companies, or elevating your game, or all of the above. But when you get there the whole game will change.

more than 6 years ago


danielrm26 hasn't submitted any stories.


danielrm26 has no journal entries.

Slashdot Login

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?