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Company values: how to get them right (and make them work for you)

September 15 2020 By Cleardata rob fedder

It was back in 2010 that I first did a company values exercise. I didn't think it would offer too much added-value to the business after all our vision was clear cut and our teams already highly efficient. But it was the 2000s - the years the bubble burst, the Enron scandal broke, and corporate governance was in the spotlight as never befor...

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POPI is here - are you ready for it?

July 30 2020 By Rob Fedder popi act, popi, document storage, document destruction, rob fedder

With the national lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic keeping us all a little preoccupied, you might have missed the news that the Protection of Public Information (POPI) Act came into law on 1 July 2020. All businesses handling personal information have until 1 July 2021 to implement the necessary processes and procedures to ensure compl...

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Regular or remote: maximise productivity wherever your office is

June 09 2020 By Rob Fedder rob fedder, remote working

As we navigate this strange new business landscape we find ourselves in, we're all looking for ways to optimise the way we work. The truth is, from now onwards, most people won't work exclusively from one location, and will need to find effective ways to move between working from a conventional office to working from home. At the beginning of lockd...

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Planning your return-to-work strategy? Here's why it must include confidential document destruction

April 30 2020 By Rob Fedder back-to-work, document destruction, identity theft, popi, compliance, rob fedder

As we move from level five to level four in the risk-adjusted national lockdown, many businesses will resume operations next week while others make preparations for when they can once again open their doors. Although sanitising workplaces for employee safety and updating business policies, procedures and continuity plans are all critical aspects of...

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5 ways to manage confidential documents when working from home

April 08 2020 By Rob Fedder rob fedder, remote working, work from home

Working from home is not a new trend exclusive to millennials, it's a practice essential for the survival of most businesses during these extraordinary times.  Just a quick glance at the internet reveals much inspiration and advice for the new work-from-home employee. There are articles about creating a dedicated workspace at home, following a nor...

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