Spooning Security: A CISO’s guide to avoiding burnout.

An application of Spoon Theory to the Security industry and beyond.

Jeff Kohrman
Aug 5, 2019 · 5 min read
A man holding his head appearing to be exhausted.

Humans don’t scale. We can’t reach Five Nines. That doesn’t stop us from trying. It’s too common in the Security field to put in extra hours, extra effort to push beyond your own capacity and devote more of ourselves than what is sustainable long-term.