Longer ago than I care to calculate, my father took me to his office as part of his company’s “bring your child to work” initiative with the hope that it might open my eyes to the real world. The details of the day escape me, but what I do remember as an impressionable teenager, was the fact that his office was filled to the brim with feverishly busy colleagues. When I commented on how many people there were in the office, he simply responded: “We need them all here to get the job done.”
The GDPR has been a hot topic with the Collective in recent months. And rightly so. With the enforcement date rapidly approaching, the GDPR is going to affect all business owners - whether you are a freelancer, agency or global pharma company. So we should all be preparing now to ensure our compliance.
We've been supporting the Collective's pool of freelancers prepare for the GDPR and in this blog post Carly, our Head of Making Things Happen, outlines some of the key things we're doing ahead of the enforcement date based on our understanding of the guidance made available by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
So, grab a coffee and let’s get stuck in!
As the year comes to a close and with Christmas on our doorsteps, it's a great time to relax and revive. James, our Head of All Things Technical has shared some of his favourite apps to help you do that.
As we celebrate our six-month anniversary, I can honestly say that we have Collectively made far more of a Difference than we could have ever imagined. Six months makes all The Difference!