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How to Ensure Compliant Social Media and E-communications During COVID

This post is for you if your organization must retain and supervise social media and e-communications, or even if you are only trying to reduce the risk of exploding internal and external social... […]

Four Steps to Successful IG During and After COVID-19

It’s clear several months into COVID-19 that not all organizations have adjusted well to the new remote work conditions. A few months ago we outlined four things you could do to minimize the... […]

Bleeding Edge Information Governance: Using AI for Compliance and Classification

Vendors and organizations have been trying to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to records management and related information governance (IG) activities since the 1990s, always with disappointing... […]

Bleeding Edge Information Governance: IG as a Service Center

Some of our most advanced clients in information management and information governance (IG) have spent three or more years building out IG capabilities. They are now beginning to seriously provide... […]

Intellectual Capital Protection: A Critical Information Management Challenge

We’ve been working in information management (IM) for 20 years now, and there are plenty of challenges, including information lifecycle management, stakeholder engagement, change management and... […]

Leverage Existing Business Initiatives for Information Governance

In recent posts , we’ve explored how to get other people to care about information governance (IG) — from general, high-level considerations to specific guidance around how to align with what non-IG... […]

How to Frame Your Information Governance Pitch

In a recent post, I discussed how only information governance (IG) folks will really care about IG. And in general, that’s true — unless you can align your IG efforts with things non-IG folks care... […]

Using Information Governance to Solve Business Needs

Information governance (IG) practitioners (and I’m one of them) tend to think the world revolves around IG. We say organizations should support IG best practices and end users should willingly submit... […]

Which File Analytics Products Should You Use?

In a previous post, I outlined the three questions you should ask before doing a file analytics project. In this post, I’m going to go into a little more detail on the second question “Why am I doing... […]

Content Disposition: Do You Have to Be Right to be Defensible?

I recently took part in a working session with the legal team from a Fortune 100 firm and their outside counsel to finalize a process for deleting content that belonged to employees who had left the... […]