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A New Playbook for Higher Education

An interview with Becky Takeda-Tinker, Ph.D. author of Impacting the Future of Higher Education: Insight Into a New Model That Works for Students, Academic Institutions, and America Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President and CEO of CSU-Global, the first and only 100 percent online, nonprofit, independently accredited state university, has shared her roadmap for negotiating the changing …

How Small Businesses Can Protect Themselves from Ransomware

How Can Small Businesses Be Protected From Ransomware? According to CNN tech, in 2017, malware and ransomware attacks have increased dramatically, and no industry is exempt. Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Group IB reported that victims worldwide are experiencing attacks. Multiple industries have been hit, including banking, transportation, energy — even snack and candy makers. CSU-Global asked …

Top 5 Emergency Management Jobs for College Graduates

Vicki Miller, Ph.D Emergency Management, has been teaching online undergraduate and graduate emergency management courses for 10 years. With additional degrees and certifications in disaster management and Homeland Security, she has 11 years of direct experience in emergency management, hazardous materials, and disaster response efforts.  She is also a certified emergency manager through the International …

WannaCry Malware Attacks: Is Your System Protected?

Malicious attacks on personal and corporate computer systems continue to rise worldwide, as various actors and groups increase the sophistication and scale of their efforts. In this post Dr. Chris DenHeijer, CSU-Global lead faculty for management information systems and business analytics, shares his tips for protecting your system. Ransomware 2017: WannaCry A large-scale viral ransomware …