Pacing Yourself in Security

Helen Patton
6 min readFeb 4

Managing the security knowledge gap

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This article is about leading Security in an organization. I promise. But first, a story:

When I decided to run my first marathon, I joined a running club, which grouped the runners according to speed. Each group had a pace coach — the person who ran with the group and kept them generally on time target. The fastest group (the sub-5 minute milers) would

Helen Patton

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