The TechTual Talk

The TechTual Talk

Welcome to the The Techtual Talk!! This podcast is about the different avenues in tech and the representation of African Americans and other POC in the Tech Space. There are many roles that are included in tech even though they are not necessarily technical. Most kids that look like me have not been exposed to these avenues in tech and this podcast will help bridge the gap.

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Jan. 30, 2023

IMPLEMENTING Cyber Security COUNTERMEASURES Prevents Security Breaches

Implementing cyber security countermeasures is crucial to preventing security breaches and protecting your sensitive information. In this video, Huralain will cover the importance of implementing security measures such as fir...

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Jan. 23, 2023

Working IT Helpdesk for TSA

Welcome back to another episode of The TechTual Talk! Gregory Aaron joins us today , and we will discuss how was it working on the IT Helpdesk for TSA. We will also talk about Greg's background and what he's done …

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Jan. 10, 2023

What does a Cloud Support Engineer do? | Is it Entry-Level ?

What's up everyone! In this episode, Meosha joins us, and we will discuss what does a cloud support engineer do at work, how was it leaving New Orleans for Vegas, Her tech journey and why choose cloud support engineering? If …

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Jan. 4, 2023

I Ditched Lastpass for Dashlane Heres Why | Top 10 Worst Tech Jobs

Just days before Christmas, when most people probably weren’t paying too much attention, password management service LastPass revealed that hackers had accessed customers’ password vaults. LostPass: after the LastPass hack, h...

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Jan. 2, 2023

How to Get into Cybersecurity With no Exeperience

Whats going on everyone! In this special livestream I show you how to get into cybersecurity without experience. Here is the link to the presentation I am reading: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Y0cL2rVN1xt7gnv_5Bsd_...

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Dec. 17, 2022

Why you should work in a SOC or Incident Response Role

Welcome back to another episode of The TechTual Talk! Today we have a special gues in Marcus Bowie. We will discuss his career, security operations, incident response, recent cybersecurity news, and much more If you enjoyed t...

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Dec. 6, 2022

Cybersecurity is a Flexible Career for Women

Welcome to another episode of The TechTual Talk! In this episode Billye joins us to discuss her early career, why cybersecurity is a flexible career choice for women, her interesting in cybersecurity, and much more Billye wor...

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Dec. 1, 2022

The Truth about IT Helpdesk and Cybersecurity

Welcome back to another episode of The TechTual Talk. This episode will focus on the truth about IT helpdesk and its correlation with cybersecurity. Nigel joins the show today to talk about his early career, transitioning fr...

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Nov. 27, 2022

What does a Cybersecurity Product Manager do at Amazon?

Welcome Back to The TechTual Talk Podcast! Joining us today is the lovely Breenae Washington , she is a Cybersecurity Product Manager , an author, and an influencer! She mixes in our culture while also letting black women kn...

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Nov. 21, 2022

My First Afrotech Experience

In this video I will recap my 1st Afrotech Experience. This past week Afrotech held its 1st in person conference since the pandemic! It is the biggest black professional conference in the country. This year the conference was...

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Oct. 31, 2022

Do Entry-Level Cybersecurity jobs actually exist?

In episode 62 of The Techtual Talk, I discuss the surge in popularity in cybersecurity over the last 2 years, why I think there aren't as many entry-level cybersecurity jobs as the data suggest, and how to distinguish between...

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Oct. 21, 2022

How to be a Successful Product Manager in Tech

Welcome to episode 61! of The TechTual Talk Podcast Today Courtney walker is joining the show, currently a product manager at home depot. We talk about the differences between program, project,and product manager, how essenti...

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