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The GDPR and Plain Language: What You Need to Do to Comply

The GDPR and Plain Language: What You Need to Do to Comply

When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect in May 2018, any organization doing business with EU citizens will be impacted. The regulation sets out a number of requirements which businesses must fulfill in order to comply, including transparency in all in customer communications.

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Gimmal Workplace Compliance Prepares for GDPR

Gimmal Workplace Compliance Prepares for GDPR

With the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) scheduled to come into force next May, information management vendor Gimmal is upgrading its flagship solution, Workplace Compliance, to help businesses stay on the right side of the new regulations. As part of the upgrade, Houston-based Gimmal’s Workplace Compliance app now includes

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Pegasystems Builds AI Transparency Into Customer Decision Hub Pre-GDPR

Pegasystems Builds AI Transparency Into Customer Decision Hub Pre-GDPR

Artificial intelligence (AI) discussions rarely veer into topics of regulatory or governance issues, instead focusing on the promised wonders and potential it holds.  But with its latest release, Cambridge, Mass.-based Pegasystems  opened up that conversation.

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5 Levers of Digital Workplace Governance

5 Levers of Digital Workplace Governance

Picture a busy traffic intersection. In theory, if everyone is a skilled driver and considers others, there's no need for road markings, lights, signs or traffic police.  But in practice you need all of these.  Last month I argued governance is still necessary for a digital workplace, but

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How to Collaborate With External Stakeholders While Remaining Compliant

How to Collaborate With External Stakeholders While Remaining Compliant

Whenever organizations bring external partners into their business processes, it raises security questions. How will those partners impact your company’s governance, risk and compliance policies? It’s one thing to enable a business partner or consultant to deliver a core piece of your workflow, since your customers will hold you

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Governance Propels the Digital Workplace Forward

Governance Propels the Digital Workplace Forward

Martyn Perks recently wrote about how governance gets in the way of the digital workplace. He makes a good argument for changing the default environment, but his solution is an overcorrection. It's the equivalent of burning down the forest because a few trees fell across the road.

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Losing Sleep Over Your Lack of a Digital Policy? You Should Be

Losing Sleep Over Your Lack of a Digital Policy? You Should Be

McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc once said, “If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.” In a way, he was right. You can’t succeed in business without taking risks, but that doesn’t mean ignoring the existence of risk.

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