GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation ) has been a time consuming learning curve to many of us out there.
For me it reminded me of something like a tedious school project that I had a year to write. Many including myself were struggling to interpret some of the details of the regulation.
The actual GDPR regulation itself is a nightmare. It has over 250 pages, with 99 main provisions (“Articles”) and 173 supplementary “recitals.” but to make sure the basics were covered we took notice of the following;
The Main Five GDPR Basics I Needed To Know were;
Then consideration was needed for storage, ip addresses, email, social media, third party sites, cookies, Google analytics, reviews, disclosures and much more.
The most important aspect was updating our policies to ensure as much as possible to implement the protection of personal data.
Well I finally got there, and can now concentrate on the business rather than pulling my hair out in frustration at understanding the jargon to comply. PHEW !!!