The Resilience Diagnostic defines, prioritizes, and quickly identifies practical, concrete steps to eliminate preventable risks across your organization. We require 40-60 hours to achieve this, depending on the complexity of your operation.
We specialize in advising business leaders on strategic technology decision-making and executing that vision with an important twist:
Cyber Resilience Strategy is not a nice-to-have. The illusion of Cyber Security is gone. Cyber Security incidents will disrupt your business. As leaders, we’re responsible to do business confidently knowing that when unplanned events (like cyber attacks) disrupt our business, our employees, partners, and clients can count on us to lead the way through. Firewalls…
Resilience Strategy asks important questions like: “Are privacy and security the same thing?”
Resilience is about protecting our interests, like privacy, and being prepared to act when unplanned events compromises them. California is leading the way in the US where protecting our privacy is concerned. What states will follow?
I recently had the honor and pleasure of sitting on a panel beside some of the most expert talent in the industry to discuss another polarizing topic: Social Engineering.
In meetings, I doodle + draw. It helps me listen + remember things, connect pictures to notions, memories to actions. It helps me quickly process things that are said into actionable tactics + strategies. These often turn into lists. As I get older, I do this more and more, which means I’m starting to get…
No one likes to think about crisis preparedness. That’s why so many people are not prepared when a crisis occurs. Nudging people to be prepared is no small feat. It requires equal parts emotional consideration, comprehensive intention + just enough assertive urgency in order to be successful. It’s a rare thing when it’s even a…
I had the honor of being invited to speak there last year and I can confirm –> it’s everything it’s cracked up to be. It is a first-class experience, thanks to the efforts of Neil Ticktin and his team.
It’s fair to say that many of us, especially in the States, don’t know or much care about where our food comes from. That’s unfortunate enough but what even less people may be aware of is how cool farming cultures are. Farmers survive by quickly learning how to do many things when they need to…
Back towards the end of 2017, I had the distinct privilege of being invited to contribute to the design of a new course offering on agile + its value for design thinking. The inviter was my friend, Adam Kallish, a distinguished design thinker, agile practitioner, UX architect, lecturer + all around force of nature from…
WIMZKL is a proud sponsor of this year’s 10 Second Film Festival on behalf of Evanston’s District 65 Green Teams supporting sustainability awareness + education in our schools + community to help foster the next generation of environmental stewards. Watch some of this year’s favorite entries.
What you may not understand about Cyber Insurance, even if you already have some, can cost you more than risking not having any at all. There is a shift underway that impacts business + reputation when cyber incidents take place, beyond even GDPR. Please make time to read this.
Organizations are all working hard in collaboration to bring Atlanta’s critical systems back online but there is still a tremendous amount of work to be done and some serious lessons to be learned.
Heaps of gratitude to Dawid Balut, Mattia Campagnano, Kimber Dowsett, Chris Roberts + Georgia Weidman for sharing their well-grounded thoughts on an often polarizing topic.
I recently assembled + moderated a global panel of experts from Europe, Canada + the US to discuss Information Security for startups + small/medium-sized businesses.
Resilience is being prepared to respond to unplanned events of all kinds, having a plan to manage those events in effective ways to protect your reputation + bottom line. Here’s some tips for how to design your Resilience Strategy.
The General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect on May 25 this year, introducing the biggest change to data protection law in Europe in more than 20 years. What does it mean for businesses in the U.S.?
Protect your identity and privacy on Facebook by learning to detect fakery. Is that a word? It is now.
Resilience Strategy can only truly be tested during and in the hours, days, and weeks following a cyber attack, simulations can help define its strengths + weaknesses prior to an attack in quantifiable ways, saving precious time, money, resources, and reputations. It also builds less quantifiable things like trust, morale, and confidence.
“Free WiFi! Let’s connect to it! Awesome!” But is it? Let’s take a closer look at why there is more to consider.