September 13, 2019

You hear it all the time at governance conferences and on webinars: “Everyone who uses data should be a data steward.” What does that really mean? And why do we still have a need for people with the formal Data Steward title?

Let’s start with a definition of steward. Generally speaking, a steward is someone with accountability to look after something, such as another person or a place. It comes from medieval times when a Stewar...

June 22, 2018

Information Governance has been around for a while with the first CDO’s being named about 10 years ago. But there is a new and stronger focus on Information Governance.

A number of factors are driving the dramatic increase in attention to Information Governance.  Regulatory compliance concerns remain key, and their is a new focus on privacy as it becomes a consumer driven market that is adding urgency. At the same time, organiz...

April 17, 2018

Data governance organizations are made up of a handful of specific roles with well-defined responsibilities. This post contains some high-level guidelines.

September 20, 2017

Have you ever tried to make a significant change in your organization? Have you noticed that sometimes people get very excited at first and seem to be onboard, but very soon they revert back to their same old ways.

Change management is an essential part of today's business. We can't "transform at the speed of light" if we can't even get used to recycling our aluminum cans in the office or committing to leave the pen and paper b...

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