Month: September 2017

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Professional Qualities of the Data Protection Officer (DPO)

Reading Time: 2 mins Context: Article 37 of the GDPR states that “The Data Protection Officer (DPO) shall be designated on the basis of professional qualities and, in particular, expert knowledge of data protection law and practices and the ability to fulfil the tasks referred to in Article 39.” Article 39 requires that the DPO fulfils the following tasks:

Taking the Hassle Out of Compliance

Reading Time: 2 mins Assessing and monitoring your compliance with regulations and standards doesn’t have to be a burden If you were to read every single rule or regulation demanded upon a business, it would not only take an incredibly long time but would also leave you feeling pretty overwhelmed and confused. Internationally, there are hundreds of millions of …

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A business needs to make more than just money to be worthwhile

Money shouldn’t be the only goal

Reading Time: < 1 min I’m sure when Henry Ford said these words he had no idea that a finance industry would grow so take such a significant role in world economics.  I don’t believe that he was solely referring to the manufacturing of quality motor cars either.  Every business need to ‘make’ people happier – consumers, employees, shareholders, trustees, clients – …

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