Symantec | STEM and Cyber Security Education

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Symantec | STEM and Cyber Security Education

Our investment in STEM education allows young people to obtain the skills they need to pursue their aspirations in today’s information economy. Providing STEM and literacy education to children and young adults, particularly women and minorities, is a business imperative in order to build a diversified and innovative workforce for the future.

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Excite, Inspire, Certify and Train
Today, hundreds of thousands of cyber security positions remain vacant around the world. Research estimates that by 2022, there will be a shortage of 1.8 million information security professionals (an increase of 20% from the 1.5 million shortfall forecasted in 2015).[I] At the same time, consumer demand...
Oct 15, 2018 8:35 AM ET
Tools and Tips to Keep Our Families Safe Online
By Jaime Barclay, Senior Manager, Corporate Responsibility In 2017, 92 percent of Americans used the internet [i], with ...
Oct 8, 2018 9:45 AM ET
Through a New Grant from Symantec, NPower Expands Offerings in the Bay Area
We often talk of a time where our IT workforce is diverse, with equal representation and opportunity. A time where people of all backgrounds, regardless of ethnicity, gender, or socio-economic status have the opportunities, the skills, the pathways to develop life-long careers and succeed in our digital economy. To NPower, a nonprofit launching...
Sep 4, 2018 9:10 AM ET
Elevating Your Role in Cyber Security Through Passion
During my time as a hiring manager of cyber security talent, I’ve reviewed thousands of resumes.  Many of these resumes detail varied levels of experience, education, projects, and knowledge.  However, one of the most important qualities in hiring, and one that I rarely see come through on paper is passion...
Aug 20, 2018 8:50 AM ET
Everyone Can Be the Legacy – Celebrating Mandela Day
by Lindiwe Matlali, Founder and CEO of Africa Teen Geeks We all have the power to be the legacy, but how many of us will? Today, as we celebrate Mandela Day and the 100th birthday of a legendary leader and global advocate, I think back on a very special Mandela Day where ...
Jul 19, 2018 10:25 AM ET

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