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When it Comes to Information Security, You Can Pay Now or You Can Pay Later

By Thomas Schneck • 31 Aug 2017

Overcoming the “not now” bias holding back many document management initiatives is often frustrating. Many organizations struggle with the The...

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EU GDPR – May 2018 is just 10 months away

By Thomas Schneck • 7 Jul 2017

The GDPR is going to make creating a data governance framework a wild ride for many companies, whether they’re in the EU or not. And complying...

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A Change Management Plan: Usually Easier Said than Done

By John Mancini • 22 Jun 2017

In To Change Your Strategy, First Change How You Think Mark Bonchek and Barry Libert describe the core elements of an effective change management...

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Which is Tougher? A Harvard “A” or a Process Improvement “A”?

By John Mancini • 15 Jun 2017

According to the New York Times, “At Harvard a few years ago, a professor complained that the most common grade was an A-. He was quickly...

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Complying with the GDPR Requires Pragmatism and a Pinch of Courage

By John Mancini • 8 Jun 2017

In The Wild Ride Starts Now – Data Governance Challenges in the New GDPR I wrote about the need to get serious about the forthcoming European...

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Sausage, Legislation, and Creating a Common European E-invoicing Standard

By Thomas Schneck • 18 May 2017

Otto von Bismarck once said, “Laws are like sausages: it is better not to see them being made.”

Like sausage and laws, arriving at a common...

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The Wild Ride Starts Now – Data governance Challenges in the New GDPR

By Thomas Schneck • 4 May 2017

Mention “GDPR” in the U.S., and you’ll likely get a blank stare.

Mention “GDPR” in any business conversation in Europe and just about everyone...

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There’s No “Oops” in Regulatory Compliance

By Thomas Schneck • 30 Mar 2017

The fact of the matter is you simply can’t afford a regulatory compliance lapse that damages your reputation or your effectiveness – or more...

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There’s Danger When Your HR Processes Resemble a Dilbert Cartoon

By Thomas Schneck • 17 Mar 2017

Go to Dilbert.com and search on “HR processes,” and you can get a pretty negative take on the HR function, complete with bumbling employees and...

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