Information governance (IG) has an important role to play in any organization's day-to-day operations, business continuity, and overall compliance. Following the challenges and changes brought by 2020, now is as good a time as any for organizations to consider the strength of their IG programs. In this article, Fortune 500 Leaders and Startups provide valuable insights into important areas of focus to help face short-term challenges and ensure long-term success.
Now faced with navigating an amplified risk landscape due to the shift to work from home and an influx of newly onboarded applications, IG teams are reevaluating their approaches. [...] Missteps in IG implementation can lead to IP theft, leakage of personally identifiable information, compliance violations and high costs in the form of penalties, damage control, privacy fines, etc.