As Regulations Multiply, Is Your Records and Information Management Policy Compliant?

Is your RIM policy up-to-date? Are you sure? Over the past decade and a half, mountains of government regulations have arisen, fundamentally changing the compliance landscape and multiplying the duties of busy records managers. Why So Many Rules? In the U.S., the 9-11 event and the corruption scandals at companies like Enron led to stricter… Continue Reading As Regulations Multiply, Is Your Records and Information Management Policy Compliant?

7 Steps to Build Your IG Program for the Future

Information governance (IG) is a discipline that is constantly evolving. From increasing regulations to the rapid output of information, businesses are creating more content while trying to comply with stricter rules surrounding data and privacy. As sanctions against those who fail to take proper precautions become more severe, it is imperative that businesses understand the… Continue Reading 7 Steps to Build Your IG Program for the Future

Protect Your Legal Records with 4 Easy to Implement Tips

Over the last few years, many law firms have been on the defense—and we’re not talking about in the courtroom. Legal departments and law firms process many types of sensitive information, including patent disputes, employment contracts, medical records, bank information and even government secrets, making them an enticing target for hackers looking to steal and… Continue Reading Protect Your Legal Records with 4 Easy to Implement Tips

Information Governance 101: How to Create a Holistic Framework

Did you know 90% of the world’s information was created within the last two years? And, that number is doubling every two years! As information explodes, the regulatory environment continues to expand with new regulations like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). These new regulations are just months from enforcement and updates to existing rules… Continue Reading Information Governance 101: How to Create a Holistic Framework

Understanding Information Governance Best Practices

Global Information Governance Day (GIGD) is held every February and brings awareness to the importance of information governance (IG) in today’s increasingly digital world. The day highlights the processes, technologies and people that address the use, value and security of information. As information continues to be created at rapid rates and more organizations adopt new… Continue Reading Understanding Information Governance Best Practices

5 Ways to Protect Your Customer Information This Year

Every year the amount of breached information multiplies, yet many organizations are still unprepared should they experience a data breach of their own. To raise awareness and promote best privacy practices and procedures, the National Cyber Security Alliance established Data Privacy Day. This annual event is held every January 28th and offers invaluable information for… Continue Reading 5 Ways to Protect Your Customer Information This Year

Our Favorite Information Management Blogs of 2017

Data breaches, malware attacks, GDPR, presidential tweets, BYOD and more. In 2017, we saw both big-name corporations and small local businesses experience breaches of information at an alarming rate. We prepared for new regulations and worked to build more cohesive approaches to handle the enormity of technology and tools available to today’s workforce. And, we… Continue Reading Our Favorite Information Management Blogs of 2017