Out now! The brand new records management white paper – “Rules of engagement”

We are pleased to announce the release of the second in a series of Records Management Perspectives:Records Management white paper - Rules of engagement "Rules of engagement – How to get everyone on board with your RIM program".

Clear and workable policies and procedures are the foundation of a successful records management program.

Developing an effective program can be a balancing act between the needs of the people and the needs of the organization. Any attempt to create a records management policy or program requires a thoughtful, careful and collaborative approach.

This article, written by Bill Proudfit, on behalf of Crown Records Management, explains what you need to consider when developing policies for your organization. In doing so, it considers:

  ·    A definition of records
  ·    Responsibility
  ·    Validation
  ·    Description and search
  ·    Life cycle
  ·    Retention
  ·    Legal proceedings and record holds

To read "Rules of engagement – How to get everyone on board with your RIM program" please click on this link.