Articles relating to GDPR and data protection

In-house GDPR compliance: How to do it without losing your sanity

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.

By |2019-01-14T13:48:32+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: B2B, GDPR|Tags: , , , |

Outsourcing GDPR compliance: Avoid the common pitfalls

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.

By |2018-12-10T11:11:37+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: B2B, GDPR|Tags: , , , |

Becoming compliant with GDPR: Outsource or in-house?

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.

By |2018-12-10T11:04:17+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: B2B, GDPR|Tags: , , |

I run a business: What has GDPR got to do with me?

If you are a business established in the EU, GDPR applies to any processing that you perform on the personal data of living individuals. If your your clients are businesses, GDPR may still apply to you. In this article, I go back to basics and talk about the key obligations of GDPR.

By |2018-12-12T10:48:00+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: B2B, GDPR|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why data protection is important

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.

By |2018-03-01T17:51:17+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: GDPR|Tags: |

Create a record of your processing activities

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.

By |2017-11-22T07:59:53+00:00November 20th, 2017|Categories: GDPR|Tags: , |