RIM planning and design

Records retention: busting the myths to get it right

Whether your documents are electronic, paper or a mix of both, it is important to have an accurate records retention program in place. This reduces the likelihood of several costly outcomes, including: hefty fines for disposing of documents before the legally mandated retention period has passed, and losing a lawsuit because you held on to…Read More

RM outsourcing: what to look for in the team assigned to your records

In a two-part blog post we are exploring the benefits and business case of records management outsourcing. In last week’s blog post we looked at the business benefits delivered by outsourcing the management of your active file rooms. These included, cost savings, increased revenue, and process efficiencies. The right people make all the difference In…Read More

Five reasons to consider records management outsourcing

In a two-part blog post we will be exploring the business case and benefits of records management outsourcing. But what do we mean by records management outsourcing? In this particular case we are talking about the outsourcing of active file management. Rather than maintaining one or more file rooms “in-house” (often in expensive city-center locations),…Read More

The Top 10 Records Management Blog Posts – Part 1

It was a nice surprise to discover that we recently published our 200th records management blog post. We’d like to thank you, our valued readers, for encouraging us to keep going! In honor of the milestone, we will be looking back at the Top 10 most popular records management blog posts over the past few…Read More

With a little help from our friends… the top RM blogs.

One of the benefits of being at TAB is that we get to spend time with so many great records managers across the continent. This gives us the unique opportunity to learn about the challenges records managers are facing and to understand how they are solving their problems. One of the biggest things we have…Read More