If you are trying to get into IT Security you should act in a specific way leading up to your job applications and interviews.
- Take yourself and the career seriously.
- Create an RSS feed and read security news and listen to security podcasts every day.
- Identify the required skills by looking at job descriptions.
- Create capability/strength stories based on your past experiences.
- Practice a lot
This isn’t a how-to post. It’s a quick sound bite with important requirements you’ll need. Security, work, and life is a process. If you have a thoughtful way of acting you will deserve your success.