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GDPR, a Great Thing

GDPR, a Great Thing
As an individual, as well as a business owner, I'm happy the day of EU GDPR enforcement has finally arrived. The GDPR will change things for the better.

Are data breaches in schools going undetected?

Are data breaches in schools going undetected?
Our GDPR in Education survey has revealed that 16% of education institutions in the North West of England have experienced a data breach, but is this the tip of the iceberg? Our findings whilst conducting GDPR Organisational Readiness Assessments in the education sector indicate this figure is likely to be far higher.

Why documentation is critical to GDPR compliance

Why documentation is critical to GDPR compliance
After conducting dozens of GDPR Organisational Readiness Assessments for schools and businesses, our consultants have confirmed that inadequate documentation is the most common issue that's holding organisations back from compliance. We take a look at why documentation and staff awareness training are so important.