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3 Key Forces for Government Records Management in 2018

3 Key Forces for Government Records Management in 2018

Record Management is Hot and Getting Hotter in DC A quick scan of the national headlines on any given day will reveal how much current scrutiny¬†there is over record keeping practices within the US Federal Government. This may seem unusual, but this is more than just a temporary tempest that will soon pass. It could …

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Where Paper Records Come up Short in Responding to FOIA Requests

Searching through files

Paper-based records keeping is the stalwart standard for many government organizations. For years this method has proven reliable, but it is becoming sorely outdated from a practicality and efficiency perspective, especially now that US government agencies have to respond to over 788,000 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests annually. So much of our correspondence and …

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