After being invited to a school careers fair Roger Cook had a challenging time convincing the students about a career in computing let alone information security. He's glad he went and encourages more members to do the same.
With youth unemployment at a high and employers citing experience over qualification as their key criteria for employing newly qualified graduates, it’s never been harder for young people to break into the IT industry.
Some people choose a particular career pathway and ease into the day-to-day workings of their role as if they were born for it. We all remember a Nurse or Teacher, for instance, who seemed so natural in their position.