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What the C-Level Wants to Know About Information Governance

For content management professionals, the need for proper information governance is readily apparent. Putting that need in the language that the c-level needs to hear can be a bit more complicated, however. Below are some common objections to rigorous information governance initiatives, and how to handle them.

IT Should Support Information Governance on SharePoint, Not Own it

SharePoint is not an IT resource, it is a business resource. Despite that, many organizations see the technical requirements of deployment and relegate full-time management and information governance within their SharePoint environment entirely to IT.

Building a File Plan Part 6: Determining Disposition Type

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

Building a File Plan Part 5: Determining Trigger Types

This is Part 5 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

Building a File Plan Part 4: Determining Record Types

This is Part 4 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 As we move through this blog series focused on creating a usable, automated and simple file plan we will build the "house" in steps until there is a finished and beautiful looking building. With that in mind, today's post will cover determining the record type. Determining the record type lays down an organizational framework that will determine the triggers on all of our records.

Building a File Plan Part 3: Creating Classification

This is Part 3 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

Building a File Plan Part 2: Mapping Your Data to the File Plan

This is Part 2 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization. Part 1 can be found here.

Building a File Plan Part 1: Creating a Retention Schedule That Works

This is Part 1 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization.

5 Things Your Boss Wants to Know About Information Governance

1. We already have a File Plan and our policies and disposition are well defined.  Why do we need Information Governance?

Why a File Plan Must be Part of Your ECM Implementation

I have been involved in a lot of ECM implementations and guess how many have included a File Plan?

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