Join Robert Smallwood for an in-depth discussion in this video 12 best practices, part of Introduction to Information Governance.
- [Voiceover] This is Information Governance Best Practices.…These are proven best practices that have been shown…in effective Information Governance programs.…And we'll present 12 Information Governance Best Practices.…Best Practices provide proven methods…for Information Governance programs…based on research and experience,…and these Best Practices will continue…to develop, grow, and evolve…as the Information Governance discipline moves forward.…First Best Practice is Executive Sponsorship.…This has been emphasized over and over…in this course, but we can't emphasize it enough.…
No program can succeed without a clear executive sponsor,…and that sponsor must have long-term commitment.…They must own the business case.…In other words, the investment justification…for the Information Governance program.…And they clear obstacles…for the Information Governance lead as you move forward.…An Information Governance program is not a project,…but rather an ongoing program.…It's evergreen, in other words, ongoing.…Compare it to a workplace safety program…
Information governance (IG) helps organizations minimize information risks and costs while maximizing its value. IG is about security, control, and optimization of information. Learn the basic tenets of the emerging field of IG, beginning with definitions and concepts. Robert Smallwood explains the basics of IG and identifies key areas where an IG program will make a difference. He shares proven strategies, methods, and best practices for ensuring the ongoing success of your IG program.
- The definition of information governance
- The principles and best practices of information governance
- Why invest in information governance?
- The three-part IG framework
- Policies for email, social media, mobile, and cloud computing