BS10012 – Creating the PIMS Policy

As with all management Standards BS10012 require the most senior member of the management team to create a PIMS (Personal Information Management Policy). This should be relevant to the organisation and consider its scope and context. Corporate data protection...

BS10012 – Leadership & DPA

Article five of the DPA 2018 requires accountability for the six principles laid out in detail. The organisation must demonstrate its own arrangements thus accountability as to how it has complied with the DPA 2018. A standard purchase & implementation of on-line...

Corporate Governance – BS13500 Governance Standard

With the multitude of publications on corporate governance, it is interesting to read BS13500 the code of practice for delivering effective governance. As a code of practice, it is not a full British Standard of specification, such as ISO9001 2015 etc. But it really...

Corporate Governance – selecting the right directors

Many small medium enterprises appoint directors to their boards without sufficient research as to the real expertise that such a person can bring. Often the board appointment is predicated upon what the director might be able to offer with regards business...

Effective Governance Systems

Often organisations espouse good intentions and commit to various corporate policies that purport to good practices. Underneath, the reality is far from the promotion of good governance. Organisations are now so complex with a hybrid of operating platforms, legacy...