Data Governance – A Sample Data Governance Policy for Government Agencies

Captain to Lieutenant: “Lieutenant…see this 20ft pole? Bury it in this 10ft hole!” Lieutenant: “Sergeant…?! See this 20ft pole?” Government agencies are currently attempting to compose what are inclusively being called Data Governance Policies. Having served on agency and federal data policy working groups, the insight I can reveal is that at the Agency level Read more about Data Governance – A Sample Data Governance Policy for Government Agencies[…]

Information Governance – Right now, We’re in the Wild West of Government Information Management

Enjoy it while it lasts. Government agencies have not yet embraced the larger understanding of data, records, and the conceptual model of government information – the difference between “government mission” and “government corporate.” At the moment, Knowledge Workers (who make up the large majority of government employee and contractor positions) are left to their own Read more about Information Governance – Right now, We’re in the Wild West of Government Information Management[…]