I learned the Dewy Decimal system in fourth grade, but I'm not sure they teach that any longer! With modern software, card catalogs and manual sorting are a thing of the past in libraries, and that ease of access should flow through to the digital workplace.
Technology has permanently changed the way information is managed. Data governance has become a digital and technical endeavor. As the options for digital storage became less expensive and more flexible, organizations began keeping more and more data. Unfortunately, many of their data governance strategies could not keep up and the overwhelming amount of records were not properly managed.