Human Resource Planning in Hotels: Why It’s Important

Hotel chains are complicated businesses with many moving parts that must work together to create seamless, welcoming experiences for hundreds of guests every day. They can span across many cities, states, and even countries. HR employees at hotels are under tremendous pressure to keep up.The unique environment of a hotel means the HR team is… Continue Reading Human Resource Planning in Hotels: Why It’s Important

3 Reasons Law Firms Should Look to a Consultant for Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is on the minds of CEOs and business owners everywhere, according to research by KPMG. And going digital is not just about reducing paperwork and organizing data—it’s essential to business success. A McKinsey study reveals that data-driven organizations that invest in digital best practices are 23 percent more likely to acquire new customers… Continue Reading 3 Reasons Law Firms Should Look to a Consultant for Digital Transformation

Accommodating Remote Workers: 5 Tips for HR Teams

Once regarded as a novelty, telecommuting or “remote work” has become a more common alternative for conventional office employment. In 2017 3.9 million U.S. workers, 2.9 percent of the total workforce, performed at least half of their duties from home. If it hasn’t already, it may be time for your company to hire remote employees.… Continue Reading Accommodating Remote Workers: 5 Tips for HR Teams

HR Software Basics: What Businesses Need to Know

Advances in HR software technology are changing the way departments operate. Human resources software streamlines and simplifies processes, allowing companies to more effectively manage and engage with employees, increase productivity and ultimately boost the bottom line. According to the Sierra-Cedar 2017–2018 HR Systems Survey , 38% of organizations plan to increase their spending on HR… Continue Reading HR Software Basics: What Businesses Need to Know

Access Announces Acquisition of Montaña & Associates – a Leading Information Governance Consulting Firm

WOBURN, Mass., April 2, 2019 – Access, the largest privately-held records and information management (RIM) services provider in the world, today announced the acquisition of Montaña & Associates, a leader in information governance (IG) consulting that specializes in retention policy and schedule creation, and holistic IG support including compliance and data privacy. Montaña & Associates delivers advice, services and software for information governance, enabling many Fortune 1000 companies to improve their global compliance thereby reducing their risk. Continue Reading Access Announces Acquisition of Montaña & Associates – a Leading Information Governance Consulting Firm

5 Steps to Improve Legal Defensibility

For information governance (IG) professionals, reacting to and protecting an organization is nothing new as information is a critical asset of any organization, but they can also help ensure the organization has a defensible plan in place in the event of litigation in an era of increasingly higher levels of regulatory compliance standards, and risk… Continue Reading 5 Steps to Improve Legal Defensibility

Legal Document Management: What to Expect From a Software Partner

As legal firms look to reduce overhead costs, the first cuts usually end up being real estate and personnel. With less office space for paper records and fewer employees on hand to manage day-to-day workflows, this can quickly turn document storage into a logistical nightmare. This is where the right legal document software can be… Continue Reading Legal Document Management: What to Expect From a Software Partner

Would Your Records Management Pass an Audit? An Assessment for Law Firms

Your clients have high compliance expectations for law firms like yours. They expect you to keep their information under lock and key, to meet their industry compliance needs, and to defend their best interests at every step. Managing internal and client records, however, may seem easier said than done. The volume and variety of information… Continue Reading Would Your Records Management Pass an Audit? An Assessment for Law Firms

5 Questions to Ask an Offsite Storage Vendor

It may be the digital age, but you still have a lot of important papers on file. Maybe you have magnetic tape backups for your most important online data. It’s time to move some of the filing cabinets and boxes off of your prime office real estate. How do you know who to trust with… Continue Reading 5 Questions to Ask an Offsite Storage Vendor

GDPR Glossary: What You Need to Know

To prepare for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which becomes enforceable on May 25, HR departments need to master a new lexicon for managing data privacy. The sweeping new law applies to any organization that offers goods or services to a person in the EU and collects, uses or processes that EU… Continue Reading GDPR Glossary: What You Need to Know