Lessons in Leadership: What I Learned from Leading the NCL Player Ambassadors

I'm coming up on the end of my first year leading the team of National Cyber League (NCL) Player Ambassadors. For a long time, I was the Chief (and only) Player Ambassador (PA), but soon realized that I couldn't keep up with the demands of the NCL Board and the NCL Community. Soon, I had … Continue reading Lessons in Leadership: What I Learned from Leading the NCL Player Ambassadors

How to Include the National Cyber League Games on Your LinkedIn

One of the programs the National Cyber League (NCL) Player Ambassador Board has started is NCL on LinkedIn! I wanted to share a few quick and easy ways to put your NCL experience on your LinkedIn. List it as Work Experience Possible Titles: Competitor, Participant, Cyber-Athlete, Player, Team Captain, etc. This is screen capture from … Continue reading How to Include the National Cyber League Games on Your LinkedIn

Let’s Talk about the Elephant in the Room: How to NOT CHEAT in the National Cyber League Games

Buckle up, friends! We need to have a serious chat. One of the absolute hardest things I have had to do as your Chief Player Ambassador is hear the stories of the people who are caught during the Cyber Skyline Cheating Audit. It's an important part of the competition to keep things fair all around. … Continue reading Let’s Talk about the Elephant in the Room: How to NOT CHEAT in the National Cyber League Games

Everything You Need to Know About Password Cracking for the National Cyber League Games

If you joined us last week during the Thursday Night Live Coaching session we held, then you know that I said this blog post would contain EVERYTHING you need to know about Password Cracking for the National Cyber League Games (I mean, it's also in the title, but I wanted to link to that video, … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Password Cracking for the National Cyber League Games

Open Source Intelligence on How to Win Open Source Intelligence in the National Cyber League Games

When I am coaching a group of students for the first time, I always start with the Open Source Intelligence category. Ok, that's a lie. Let me start over. Whenever I am coaching a group of students (first time, second time, or tenth time), I always start with Open Source Intelligence (OSI or OSINT). For … Continue reading Open Source Intelligence on How to Win Open Source Intelligence in the National Cyber League Games