John and John were joined by Records and Information Governance Consultant Susan Cisco. With more than 35 years’ experience in the RIM/IG profession as a practitioner, educator, and consultant, Cisco’s seminal work in applying the ‘big bucket approach” to the classification and retention of records and information has simplified ECM deployment strategies and optimized user adoption for organizations around the world.
How long do you need to keep information about data that you’ve already disposed of? Susan, John and John were parsing this seemingly contradictory statement. Specifically, they focused on whether its necessary to save metadata stubs and disposal certificates in the event that you have an up-to-date, approved retention schedule coupled with a robust legal/tax hold protocol.