Understanding HIPAA

Here at Sherpa, we’re frequently contacted by organizations looking to learn more about complying with federal regulations, such as HIPAA or Sarbanes-Oxley. HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, was enacted in 1996 to ensure the protection of patient … Read More

Elements of an effective information governance strategy

Recently, I’ve been investigating ARMA certification as an Information Governance Professional (IGP). Needless to say, there is a substantial amount of material outlined in the DACUM curriculum for that program, but I’ve learned that there are a series of core … Read More

Social Business: What's the ROI?

Whether you’re promoting your company’s products and services, or getting your employees to share information and collaborate, being active on social media will help you grow as a company. Employees will be more engaged, happier and more productive – I’m … Read More

White paper: How to use IBM Connections for projects & more

How many projects have you worked on that consisted of endless meetings with no clear next steps, ongoing email threads that were hard to follow and water cooler talk that left others out of the conversation? While all of these … Read More

IBM Connect 2014: Attendee survey results (Free infographic)

Earlier this year at the IBM Connect show, we decided to survey the show attendees to get a feel for their business needs, what they forecast for their business in 2014 and more.  From these results, an infographic was created for your … Read More

Risk assessment: It is worth the work!

Imagine that you are sitting on a tree stump in a quiet forest next to a gently running stream. The birds are chirping, squirrels and chipmunks playing, and all seems right with the world. You are in your refuge; the … Read More