Building a File Plan Part 6: Determining Disposition Type

March 28, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Definsible Disposition, Disposition

We are re-posting this series as we recently held a webinar on this topic (which can be found here)

This is Part 6 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization. Click the following links to read the previous posts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5

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[Video] 5 Steps to Building an Effective File Plan

February 21, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Retention Schedule, Disposition

Information governance is more than having policies and plans. There are pieces that need to work together to ensure your records are managed effectively.

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Don't Get Burned by Improper Data Disposal

January 19, 2017 by Kevin Bley

Tags: Data Disposal, Disposition

Dr. Stephen Hawking stated that one can theoretically pull data out of a black hole, but does that mean you should store your data in the most efficient storage device in the universe?

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How Solid is Your Records Management Program?

April 29, 2016 by Jim Merrifield

Tags: Records Management, Disposition

This post comes by way of a guest author, Jim Merrifield IGP,CIP. Jim is a Records & Information Governance Manager at Robinson+Cole, LLP, an Am Law 200 firm, where he is a member of the Data Privacy and Security team. He is also Co-founder of The Information Governance Conference (InfoGovCon), an Information Coalition event.

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After You Die, What Happens To The Digital You?

September 22, 2015 by Chris Caplinger

Tags: Disposition

I’m going to take a short detour off business today and post something a little different. Have you ever wondered about the disposition action for the “digital you?”

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The Importance of Proper Data Disposal

September 16, 2015 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Data Disposal, Disposition

Recently, Dr. Stephen Hawking states that one can theoretically pull data out of a black hole, but does that mean you should store your data in the most efficient storage device in the universe?

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5 Key Steps for Defensible Disposition of Structured Data

July 28, 2015 by Team RecordLion

Tags: Structured Data, Disposition

Our friends at Information Governance Solutions (IGS) have started a blog series on the 5 key steps for Defensible Disposition of Structured Data. During this series they will discuss the business problem / challenges of managing structured data long-term and how a “Defensible Disposition of Structured Data” program can help organizations responsibly address those challenges in a most cost effective manner.

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The Importance of Cleaning Up Your Dark Data

June 25, 2015 by Chris Caplinger

Tags: Dark Data, Disposition

I recently came across a great blog post on a term called Dark Data and the importance of cleaning it up. According to Gartner, Dark Data is the information assets organizations collect, process and store during regular business activities, but generally fail to use for other purposes. This very well written post by Rick Delgado (@ricknotdelgado) discusses several aspects about the importance of cleaning up this dark data. My post will just summarize the key points, but I highly recommend reading the post directly.

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Dawn Ward: Let Legal Take the Wheel on Records, Information Management

March 2, 2015 by Team RecordLion

Tags: Legal, Records Management, Disposition

This post is from our guest blogger, Dawn Ward, Senior Counsel at Warner, Norcross & Judd. This post originally appeared on Dawn's blog, which can be found here.

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