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Creating and Sustaining an Information Governance Program

Creating and Sustaining an Information Governance Program
Author(s)/Editor(s): Kris Helge (Rutgers University, USA)and Caitlin A. Rookey (Tarrant County College, USA)
Copyright: ©2024
DOI: 10.4018/979-8-3693-0472-3
ISBN13: 9798369304723
EISBN13: 9798369304747


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We live in an era defined by data proliferation and digital transformation, and the effective management of information has become a concern for organizations across the globe. Creating and Sustaining an Information Governance Program is a comprehensive academic guide that delves into the intricate realm of Information Governance (IG), focusing on the key components and strategies essential for establishing and perpetuating a robust IG program.

This book elucidates the intricacies of establishing and nurturing an information governance program, and it equips readers with the knowledge and tools to navigate the challenges and opportunities inherent in this endeavor. It delves into the cultural shifts, communication strategies, and training methods necessary for success. It emphasizes the vital importance of collaboration across organizational silos, the cultivation of administrative support, securing appropriate funding, and educating stakeholders on the purpose and benefits of an IG program. This book is ideal for individuals across academia, corporate sectors, government agencies, and for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Its insights are universally applicable, spanning industries such as law firms, general corporate environments, government entities, educational institutions, and businesses of all sizes. Creating and Sustaining an Information Governance Program guides organizations of all stripes toward effective information governance, compliance, and risk mitigation in a data-centric world.

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Author's/Editor's Biography

Kris Helge (Ed.)

Kris Helge currently serves as Adjunct Faculty at Rutgers University and Texas A&M University School of Law. He also serves as Deputy Director of Information Management at Colorado Judicial. He holds a J.D. from South Texas College of Law Houston, a Ph.D. and an M.L.S. from the University of North Texas, and a B.A. from Baylor University. He frequently publishes books, book chapters, and articles regarding Information Governance, IP law, open access, knowledge management, leadership, management, and technology. He also presents topics related to Information Governance at national and international conferences.

Caitlin Rookey (Ed.)

Caitlin A. Rookey is currently a professor at Tarrant County College.


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