3 Tips to Keep Paper from Becoming an HR Transformation Obstacle

HR transformation is the term applied to the reimagining of the Human Resources department so HR professionals can contribute new insights and value to their organizations.  Digitizing processes to reduce administrivia is a critical milestone in the HR transformation journey.  In conversations with HR leaders across many business types, it is clear most have made… Continue Reading 3 Tips to Keep Paper from Becoming an HR Transformation Obstacle

RIM Best Practices for the New Year

With the New Year quickly approaching, companies large and small are striving to complete any long-standing projects, reach year-end goals and develop new plans and strategies for the future. This time of year, it’s also a good idea to consider implementing a Records and Information Management (RIM) practice for your business, or, if you have… Continue Reading RIM Best Practices for the New Year

5 Things to Do for a Great Start to the New Year

It’s hard to believe another year is almost over, but as you and your team wrap up this year, it’s important to get things lined up for next year. Fortunately, five steps can help any company – large or small – ensure they end Q4 with a bang and head into the New Year set… Continue Reading 5 Things to Do for a Great Start to the New Year

5 HR Goals for Going Paperless in the New Year

With less than 30 days before we say farewell to 2017, businesses are hoping to close out Q4 strong and set the stage for the year ahead. As your company is closing deals, sending final invoices, preparing tax documents and planning for 2018, it’s also the ideal time for HR leaders to start cleaning up… Continue Reading 5 HR Goals for Going Paperless in the New Year

How GDPR Will Change the Way HR Uses Social Media

Delete that photo. Check your privacy settings. Do you really want to share that? Most job seekers have heard the above from friends, colleagues and family when applying for jobs. For HR professionals and recruiters, the questions they ask themselves during the hiring process are different. Is the candidate a good fit? Do they have… Continue Reading How GDPR Will Change the Way HR Uses Social Media

3 Ways to be Your HR Team’s Audit Hero

Imagine a large organization with rows and rows of filing cabinets lining the walls. Now, imagine a small HR department trying to manage all these employee documents while also responding to frequent internal and external audit requests (often at the same time). Sounds exhausting, right? Unfortunately, it’s not all that uncommon. In fact, one AIIM… Continue Reading 3 Ways to be Your HR Team’s Audit Hero

The 4 Biggest Challenges to IG Success and How to Conquer Them: Part Two

Target. Yahoo. LinkedIn. Anthem. eBay. Sony. Home Depot. The headlines are hard to ignore—companies from every industry are experiencing data breaches at an alarming rate, and it’s making consumers think twice about who they trust with their personal information. These headlines should also reinforce the importance of information governance (IG) to businesses. In Part One… Continue Reading The 4 Biggest Challenges to IG Success and How to Conquer Them: Part Two

The 4 Biggest Challenges to IG Success and How to Conquer Them: Part One

From healthcare providers to the search engine behemoth Yahoo, no company, regardless of industry or size, is immune to data breaches. With more and more news about cyberattacks and security breaches appearing in our newsfeeds each day, organizations must face the facts and invest in protecting their information before it’s too late. Information is an… Continue Reading The 4 Biggest Challenges to IG Success and How to Conquer Them: Part One

ARMA Live! 2017 – Be the Change You Want to See

ARMA Live! 2017 was a strong show with a clear call to action for the attendees be they ARMA members or partners in the Records and Information Management and Information Governance markets. Multiple speakers addressed the rapidly changing, knowledge-driven world in which we live. They highlighted the pressures and risks facing companies as they run… Continue Reading ARMA Live! 2017 – Be the Change You Want to See

Thoughts and Observations from the 2017 HR Technology Conference

Every year the HR Technology Conference and Exposition offers insight into the future of HR technology. This year, I had the opportunity to attend and listen in on several keynotes sessions, participate in conversations with HR professionals, and check out some of the latest HR technologies available. While some of this year’s themes were quite… Continue Reading Thoughts and Observations from the 2017 HR Technology Conference