A complex topic indeed but many have walked the path before you – there is no shortage of materials available online to help you.

For a Records Management project/program to be successful, especially in a large global organization a multi-discipline team must be assembled. A program manager, venders, technical leads, records manager and legal counsel are all key to success.  If your team is missing any one of these persons you are in trouble!

To help you through the weeds I have assembled some links to key documents that will help you prepare.

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Records management is about compliance and risk/cost containment. Social networking, SharePoint, EDRM tools, Enterprise systems and legacy sharing technologies have increased the complexity of management, administration and technology integration. Add mobile devices such as phone, tablets and iPads and the problem multiples. A solid well thought out and agreed upon program is required to be successful.