GDPR is seldom black-and-white. But it's not rocket science. If you have decided to work on your GDPR compliance in-house, there are a few things you need to get right from the start so you don't lose your sanity along the way.
If you choose to outsource your compliance work, you need to choose your outsourced partner carefully so you don't waste time or money. This article will help you learn from the mistakes of others and avoid the common pitfalls.
There are a number of ways to tackle your GDPR compliance work. Depending on your budget, timeline, and attitude, you could outsource it or do it in-house. This article may help you decide which option is best for you, along with suggestions on how to keep things on track.
GDPR may still apply to you, even if your your clients are businesses.
May 25. GDPR went live. And the world did not end. Keep up your honest efforts to comply - Not because of GDPR; because it is the right thing to do.
How a sports club considered everyone's data protection rights when dealing with a subject access request submitted by the father of a club member.
Many businesses send marketing emails to customers and prospects.
In my experience, most don’t know if what they are doing is legal.
This is risky. And GDPR doesn't help the situation.
GDPR is a growing concern for businesses. As we hear every day, there are potentially big fines for non-compliance.
But today, I want to talk about why data protection is important even if there were no fines or sanctions.
Put aside about your job and your business for a moment.
Think about this as an individual.
I wrote an article about 2 months ago giving some practical guidance on how to start complying with GDPR. Since I published the guidance, a number of people have said it really helped them get their head straight and get some clarity around the first logical steps that they needed to take. This week, I dig a little more into why step 2 (creating a central record of your processing activity) is so valuable.
I recently attended a 2-day conference on data protection in Brussels. While I will spare you the boring details, there are two key messages that could be of interest to real people who just want to be compliant.