TRE:76 – Important Security Advice From A Former CIA Hacker with Dr. Eric Cole

Share this EPISODE!

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on email

—–

Did you know a data breach at your company could put you out of business faster than any economic crisis? Dr. Eric Cole, world-renowned security expert and Founder of Secure Anchor shares his story of being a professional hacker at the CIA and also shows us how to protect our business and our clients from being attacked online, on this episode of The Rising Entrepreneur Podcast with Corey Benschop!

—–

3 Main Takeaways:

  1. You gotta ask the hard questions, otherwise the answer is always “no.”
  2. The best possible thing you can do at any given time is the “right” thing, the next best is the “wrong” thing. The worst possible thing you can do is nothing.
  3. Let data drive your decisions, not your emotions.

—–

Resources:

—–

⏱️ TIMESTAMPS ⏱️

  • 0:00 – Introduction
  • 1:05 – Welcome to the show Dr. Eric Cole!
  • 3:03 – Cyber attacks are a risk that largely go unrecognized by the average entrepreneur.
  • 5:15 – How Dr. Cole ended up working as a professional hacker for the CIA.
  • 9:27 – Why good things always seem to happen to certain people.
  • 13:02 – How to know you’re taking the right action.
  • 15:00 – Listen to this if you think your sales process is broken.
  • 20:10 – When to switch gears and do something else.
  • 23:34 – The mindset you need to become successful.
  • 25:08 – How to quantify your time when you’re an extremely busy business person.
  • 29:35 – This is why no one knows about you.
  • 30:15 – Dr. Eric Cole’s “Perils & Pearls.”
  • 34:25 – How to evaluate the value of your intellectual property.
  • 39:23 – Creating culture around your leadership or brand.
  • 41:11 – What you need to know about cyber security.
  • 46:55 – Why Zoom got negative publicity around their security.
  • 49:49 – It’s just an inconvenience to minimize your exposure.
  • 50:25 – Where to go to learn more about securing your business online.
  • 53:01 – Dr. Eric Cole’s last piece of advice.

—–

Want To Be A Guest? 

Apply to be a guest on the show here: https://apply.therisingentrepreneur.com 

—–

How high will you go?

The Rising Entrepreneur Community is full of dreamers, doers and believers Rising Up and fulfilling their true potential!

Join the community and start operating at your HIGHEST LEVEL!

Thanks For Listening!

Thank you so much for joining us again today!

If you enjoyed this episode, please share it using the social media buttons you see at the top and bottom of this post.

Also, please click here to leave an honest review for The Rising Entrepreneur Podcast on iTunes! 

Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They really do matter in the rankings of the show, and we read each and every one of them!

Share this EPISODE!

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on email
TRE small_c_popup

Join The Rising Entrepreneur Community!

Start Operating At Your HIGHEST LEVEL!

Enter your name and email to be the first notified of our free masterclasses plus get access to exclusive bonus content that’s not available anywhere else!