Author Details: Keil Hubert

Keil Hubert: Violate the Taboo

Stress over money issues dominates most workers’ lives, and yet it’s a taboo subject in the office. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert argues that it’s in the hiring manager’s best interests to discuss the applicants’ needs frankly during the interview.

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Keil Hubert: Less Disco, More Waffles

Making a fabulous impression at your job interview is important, but it shouldn’t be your sole objective. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert discusses the need to talk about dry details early on in the interview.

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Keil Hubert: Interviewing Naked

It’s that time again! Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert officially kicks off his annual summer interviewing series with a provocative suggestion.

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Keil Hubert: Don’t make us copyright criminals – just give us the shows we want

I heard that y’all are getting a new season of Red Dwarf sometime this year.

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Keil Hubert: There’s Always Something Worth Stealing

Cyber security is rarely given the respect it deserves, especially in smaller businesses. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert shares a conversation he had with a small business owner who mistakenly thought his company was immune to cyber crime.

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Keil Hubert: Certifiably Insane Hiring Practices

It’s always been tough finding great technical people for your team. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert examines just how crazy things have gotten now that hiring has devolved into a maze of nonsensical ‘requirements.’

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Keil Hubert: Harsh Truths and Harsher Consequences

A business network can’t be made completely secure. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert argues that this disturbing truth is why companies need to implement a formal risk acceptance policy – so that decision makers are compelled to consult with the cyber security team.

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Keil Hubert: Dangers of the modern world: getting mugged by your appliances

The subject of the security risks inherent in the internet of things came up over breakfast a few weeks back. Other families talk about sport or politics; we chat about risks and countermeasures because we’re a family of nerds.

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Keil Hubert: We’re Here to Serve

Some IT leaders revel in being ‘hands on,’ while others insist on remaining ‘hands off.’ Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert argues both positions completely miss the point. A good leader cheerfully does whatever needs to be done to get results.

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Keil Hubert: Chairman of the Bored

Most information security training is painfully boring. Business Technology’s resident US blogger Keil Hubert argues that it can be made exciting and effective by putting employees in the bad guys’ shoes and challenging them to exploit their own vulnerabilities.

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