Nine Practices Of The Successful Security Leader: Research Report by Bob HayesNine Practices Of The Successful Security Leader: Research Report by Bob Hayes

Nine Practices Of The Successful Security Leader: Research Report

byBob Hayes, Kathleen KotwicaEditorBob Hayes

Paperback | March 29, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 172 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Nine Practices of the Successful Security Leaderlays out a series of best practices for security managers. Collected from interviews with security leaders at public and private sector organizations, ranging from small- and mid-size all the way up to large international entities, these practices are a sampling of what is vital and what works. Recommendations such as close communication with management, alignment of security agendas with business goals, and creating internal awareness programs are just some of the effective initiatives detailed in the report. With this information, security professionals can gain insight into the practices of their peers, measure their own success, and mentor junior colleagues.

Nine Practices of the Successful Security Leaderis a part of Elsevier's Security Executive Council Risk Management Portfolio, a collection of real world solutions and "how-to" guidelines that equip executives, practitioners, and educators with proven information for successful security and risk management programs.

  • Based on extensive interviews performed by the Security Executive Council with today's top security leaders
  • Summarizes the insights taken from these interviews into nine practical ideas
  • Provides actionable advice and strategies for earning the respect and trust of senior management and colleagues
Bob Hayes has more than 25 years of experience developing security programs and providing security services for corporations, including eight years as the CSO at Georgia Pacific and nine years as security operations manager at 3M. His security experience spans the manufacturing, distribution, research and development, and consumer prod...
Title:Nine Practices Of The Successful Security Leader: Research ReportFormat:PaperbackDimensions:22 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:March 29, 2013Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0124116493

ISBN - 13:9780124116498

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Creation of an Internal Awareness Program for Security

Defining Security for Senior Management

Communicating with Senior Management

Conversing in Business Risk Terminology

Understanding and Adapting to the Corporate Culture

Winning Respect

Aligning Security Program Goals with Business Goals

Earning Top-Level Support

Security as Coordinator