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Transformational Leadership - Challenge Skeptics to Invest

May 13, 2019 | Posted by Dan Purvis
Whether your team is floating new ideas during a brainstorming session or seeking approval on a controversial proposal, skepticism is inevitable. But is skepticism an obstacle... or an opportunity?

Root of Trust #3 - What's In a Name?

May 9, 2019 | Posted by Chris Gates
“What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”

Transformational Leadership - What is Leadership?

May 6, 2019 | Posted by Dan Purvis
A 2017 business journal article asked, “How can you be a good leader if you don’t know what leadership really is?” In an effort to answer this question, the article attempts to synthesize from...

Root of Trust #2 - Cybersecurity for MIS/IT vs. Embedded Systems

May 2, 2019 | Posted by Chris Gates
Embedded device cybersecurity is relatively new compared to our friends with the “big iron” in Managed Information Systems (MIS), so while there are many differences between the two domains, there...

Transformational Leadership - Navigating Miracles

April 29, 2019 | Posted by Dan Purvis
Sometimes, your boss or client will ask for a miracle, such as a deliverable before you're ready. Like many of us, you'll probably feel tempted to avoid conflict and nod agreement. Under pressure,...

Root of Trust - Introduction

April 25, 2019 | Posted by Chris Gates
Welcome to my first blog posting on Embedded Systems Security.

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