The General Data Protection Regulation is the legal framework issued collectively by the European Parliament, the European Commission and Council of the European Union with the aim of unifying and strengthening data protection for all EU citizens, and it’s enforceable from 25 May 2018.
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Our Managing Director, Tom Healy will speak at the ISBA Health and Safety Conference on Wednesday. This CPD certified Bursars’ training conference will focus specifically on health and safety protocols and on the good practice that the senior leaders of Independent Schools should follow.
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With the enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) less than a year away (May 25th 2018), we’re finding that one particular requirement is causing more uncertainty than others and that’s Article 37 – Designation of the Data Protection Officer (DPO). No doubt, as the deadline for GDPR implementation gets closer, many school organisations...
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Not linking your organisation’s Risk Management efforts to its Strategic Planning is to pass up on the opportunity to increase the likelihood of being successful in achieving the objectives set out in its Strategic Plan. At a strategic level, there are two distinct stages at which risk must be actively managed. The first is during...
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Do you know how effective and how comprehensive your school’s Safeguarding Arrangements are? The safeguarding of children is instinctive to the vast majority of people engaged in all levels of education provision. Over the years, safeguarding has become a core element in the Ofsted inspection process. Indeed, the measure of a school’s safeguarding arrangements applies...
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Spreadsheets are no longer fit for the purpose of Risk Management. One of the most popular computer applications used in the workplace is Microsoft Excel. Its growth in popularity over the last 30 years has made in an indispensable application for many businesses. It is used in many scenarios from simple lists of tasks to...
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Ten things you should know about the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). The GDPR will become law on 25th May, 2018. It will replace the inconsistent and no longer fit for purpose national data protection legislation that was put in place by EU Member States in response to the 1995 Directive. The GDPR is far...
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