Small businesses are not at a disadvantage when it comes to network security and cyber security; in fact small organizations actually have a huge advantage.
So instead of an attacker targeting a company directly, some simple social engineering would let the attacker go after partner companies.
An untrained IT team doesn’t save costs. It leads to extra IT purchases, staff turnover, loss of competitive advantage, and outdated practices.
There are real cyber security risks and then there are perceived risks. Make sure to understand the difference.
How your company views issues and problems will dictate the future. Which company do you want to work for?
Companies need to invest in training their IT staff. You cannot expect them to keep up with risks if you aren't going to require them to get training.
When speaking about IT security and the risks, what are you doing about user awareness training?