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EL DIARIO DEL CISO
(THE CISO JOURNAL)
Thinking and Working for a
Digital Security Leader
Thoughts of LSD
Strategic ability of a Digital Security Leader (#DSL, #DigitalSecLeader)
Andrés Ricardo Almanza Junco
In today's digitally modified reality, it is particularly a capacity that all professionals related to digital contexts must develop, since the
complexity of the digital context means that there are important pressures and that they affect the development of the dynamics of the
organization and the provision of their services. For an # LSD it is necessary that this capacity exists and develops continuously, without it
there will not be in a reality like the present the possibility of attending as a priority to the needs of the organization.
According to Richard Rumel , he describes a good strategy as "a set of actions that are credible , coherent and that focus on overcoming a
challenge according to its importance to achieve a particular objective." In this sense and applying this to the life of a # LSD must have
several elements clear.
What is intended to be achieved
Actions Set of steps, or actions to achieve the objective
Consistency That its elements do not come into conflict, that How can this plan be verified?
this is under scrutiny
Who else is connected and contribute in the proposed plan?
What would happen if its elements conflict?
The strategy must meet the greatest challenges.
How does the success for the #LSD look against the proposed
Is a specific plan defined to achieve the proposed objective?
What or what are the problems in general terms that are
considered to attend?
How have you prioritized the challenges you want to address
with this strategy?
What are the key and necessary resources to face these
They exist according to Julie Zhuo , three key elements in the search to be more strategic and thus improve leadership.