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Protecting Proprietary Information

This scenario is built from a real-life experience working for a high-tech company, but it can apply to any organization or situation you might be facing. Apart from tangible physical assets, if we own intellectual property or proprietary information, this issue is relevant. Read More

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Mitigating Bribery Risks with Financial Controls

Anti-corruption compliance is not as hard as it looks. In fact, by taking a step back, compliance professionals can gain insights. At the direction of compliance professionals, companies like to develop and adopt compliance policies and procedures. Compliance policies and procedures give the Board, senior managers and the CCO a feeling of comfort. Read More

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Growing Use of Vendors Intensifies Risk of Business Interruption, According to PwC US

As businesses increasingly rely on external parties for critical services, they become more vulnerable to business interruptions. This is especially true when such businesses know little about their third-party vendors’ resiliency and recovery capabilities, according to a new PwC US whitepaper, which examines the effects that vendor resiliency, or lack thereof, can have on an organization’s business continuity ... Read More

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Enterprise Printing, In and Out of the Cloud

Printing and the cloud are seemingly at opposite ends of an organization’s infrastructure spectrum. Printing remains one of the last bastions of an organization’s infrastructure that cannot be completely virtualized, since the whole point of printing is to take something virtual and make it physical. Read More

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LRN 304 – The Freedom Index

In recent years, unprecedented freedom has entered the workplace as companies work to inspire their employees instead of coercing them with strict sets of rules. While this may seem like risky behavior for companies in highly regulated industries, it may actually be riskier to rely on long lists of rules in our hyperconnected world. Read More