This week’s blog post highlighting Cybersecurity Awareness Month is from NIST’s Marian Merritt, Deputy Director and Lead for Industry Engagement for the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE). In this post, Marian discusses ways to minimize cybersecurity risks for small businesses. How did you end up at NIST working on small business cybersecurity projects? Like many in the cybersecurity industry, my career path to my current role was anything but a straight line. I began in the marketing field, working in consumer-packaged goods. It was that experience translating consumer