I wrote a book!

I wrote a book!

While I normally discuss matters of data protection and privacy, another topic I’m hugely passionate about is management – particularly new managers being promoted from specialist roles. When the same happened to me many years ago, it took a long time for...
What is Data Privacy?

What is Data Privacy?

First off, let’s get it clear that Data Privacy is not the same as Information Security. Sure, firewalls, penetration tests, encryption and complex passwords are important, but they only form a small portion of what is required for Data Privacy compliance. Laws...
The Paper Shredder – a must-have for everyone

The Paper Shredder – a must-have for everyone

One of the most powerful means of protecting your information (at least when it is disposed) is to shred paperwork, yet why am I the only person I know that owns a shredder in the home? This often overlooked tool is seen as something that’s only required in the...