RIM planning and design

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Six steps to improve your file classification- Part 2

In this two-part post we share six steps you can take to improve your current file classification process. In part one we shared insights about where to begin your classification project, and strategies for effectively subdividing your files. In part two we discuss the importance of retention schedules and useful coding tools for your files. […]Read More

Ten best practices for a successful RIM training program – Part two

In last week’s blog post we started to explore ten best practices for records management training programs. In part two we will continue by discussing five more best practices for RIM program training success. 6. Don’t forget the value proposition Almost everyone sitting in on your RIM training session will likely be asking themselves “why […]Read More

Ten best practices for a successful RIM training program – Part one

As you begin new records and information management programs, you will inevitably encounter the challenge of how to train employees and enlist their cooperation. In this two-part blog post, we share the ten best practices for a successful records and information management training program.   Obtain senior management endorsement Your training program will have its […]Read More

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How modern RIM professionals are staying relevant – Part 3

In parts one and two of this blog post we discussed the importance of records management professionals getting involved in the early stages of the information lifecycle, and the need to convey RIM principles in terms of business outcomes. The final segment of this three-part post covers the skills needed by RIM professionals to be […]Read More