Posts by Jared Oleson

To shred or not to shred: That is the question

Some surprising items you SHOULD shred It’s one of life’s greatest questions: to shred or not to shred? There are certain documents which we all know need to be shredded—things like bank statements and pay stubs. But when it comes to protecting your personal information, there are actually quite a few more documents which should…

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What you can learn from the Marriott and Yahoo data breaches

It seems like a day doesn’t go by without news breaking of another data breach plaguing another company. A recent news story reported that data was stolen from up to 500 million guests who made reservations at Marriott’s Starwood properties. Cybersecurity experts claim that during a smaller 2015 breach, Marriott should have noticed unauthorized access…

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From creation to destruction: the life cycle of a record

Business Records Management

You thought life cycles were only for animals and humans, right? Turns out, records have life cycles too! Obviously, these life cycles are extremely different from one another, but all life cycles start and end the same way. So, what does that cycle look like for a record that many businesses deal with: an invoice?…

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Stevens & Stevens acquires document shredding company

https://www.bizjournals.com/tampabay/news/2018/11/13/stevens-stevens-acquires-document-shredding.html By Crystal Owens  – Reporter, Tampa Bay Business Journal Nov 13, 2018, 1:21pm  Stevens & Stevens Business Records Management, a St. Petersburg-based company with locations in Clearwater and Tampa, has acquired Confidential On-site Paper Shredding. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Stevens & Stevens Business Records Management is a full-service records storage…

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