What does GDPR stand for? A ‘Together We’re Better’ blog from J Cromack

October 16, 2017 News & Opinion

One of my colleagues was at a GDPR seminar in Cardiff last week and somebody in the audience actually asked this very question: “What does GDPR stand for?”

1. Did they book the seminar not knowing what they were going to?

2. Have they been living on another planet for the last couple of years (certainly the last three months as everyone on LinkedIn these days appears to be an expert!)?

3. Isn’t the right message getting to the right people at the right time? Maybe, just maybe it’s a mixture of all three or more possibly there is still too much confusion and uncertainty out there.

To me, GDPR doesn’t just stand for the General Data Protection Regulation, it stands for – or means – Getting Data Protection Right!

And, to get data protection right, you have to sometimes take a step back, take a long hard look at what you are doing and ask yourselves, “does this feel right?”… click here to continue reading J’s blog for Together we’re Better.