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Update on international data flow at the end of Brexit transition period

We welcome this week’s confirmation from the ICO that, following the end of the Brexit transition period on 31st December 2020, personal data will be allowed to continue to flow from the EU to the UK for up to 6 months while the EU’s adequacy decision for the UK is […]

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New EU/UK representative requirements for GDPR

If your firm does not have a office in the EU, you may need to appoint an EU representative for GDPR from 31st December 2020.

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Latest GDPR news and tips

See our latest GDPR newsletter for the topics and tips below, all specially tailored for executive search and recruitment businesses. Contact us to find out about subscribing to this or other GDPR support services.

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Coronavirus vs GDPR compliance

Have you have taken your eye off GDPR while adapting to coronavirus challenges for your exec search or recruitment business? The Business Post asked ComplyGDPR for some tips around GDPR matters for re-opening your office, working from home or engaging your employees with GDPR compliance. Read more here.

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New cyber security awareness online training for staff

For peace of mind over risks of homeworking, “Stay Safe Online: Top Tips For Staff” is a new short online course for employees. It gives simple, non-technical advice about working online safely. ComplyGDPR’s training services now include this new cyber security awareness course from the National Cyber Security Centre. Alongside […]

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Coronavirus service update for ComplyGDPR clients

Client services during Coronavirus It’s business as usual here at ComplyGDPR. Working remotely has been the norm for all our personnel for some time and we still have full access to our technology systems, online training platform, documentation, and other resources. We’re still here to help with your queries, deliver […]

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Homeworking and building GDPR into your coronavirus response.

If your employees are homeworking for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic, how are you protecting personal data of your candidates and other individuals? Recruiter magazine asked ComplyGDPR what this means for executive search and recruitment firms. Click here to find out more.

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GDPR – A Year on for Executive Search

So was it all just hype, another Y2K? Were Search Firms hit by a Tsunami of Data Subject Access Requests? Was it all bad news for executive search? Apparently not! Our survey with Invenias of Executive Search reveals the answers to 10 key questions. https://view.joomag.com/gdpr-insights-from-one-year-on-gdpr-survey-final/0499582001560793654?short Data breaches were caused by […]

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Are you GDPR Ready? Diagnose the extent of your GDPR problem

With privacy laws quickly changing, are you and your business GDPR ready? Jobscience are running a complimentary speaker event where top industry experts help you navigate GDPR – and then just two days later – on Wednesday 7th March they’ll be joining Louise Triance to talk about how recruiters, YOU, […]

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Reasons why Recruitment Business Leaders are falling in love with the GDPR

Reasons why recruitment business leaders are falling in love with the GDPR. Did I hear that correctly? You said that “your business is better managed because of the GDPR?”. Yes, believe it or not, our clients are telling us that “the GDPR is making their business stronger and better managed.” […]

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Catch Up: Firefish Crowdcast – Should Recruitment Agencies care about the GDPR?

Firefish: Novembers Crowdcast – Should Recruitment Agencies care about the GDPR? Helen Haddon and John Rose share their thoughts on if recruitment agencies need to care about GDPR. Expect insights on: Why recruitment agencies should care about GDPR What sectors will benefit the most from GDPR and who will struggle […]

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GDPR for recruiters- ICO session at Bullhorn Live 11th October 2017

Picture the scene – the ICO poised to speak about the GDPR to approximately 500 recruiters at Bullhorn Live yesterday . The lights were dimmed, the anticipation of receiving some clarity was almost palpable. Surely after this session we’ll all understand what we need to about the GDPR? Fast forward […]

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Jobscience with ComplyGDPR: UNDERSTAND YOUR DATA AND BE GDPR READY

Join Helen Haddon and Lucy Kendall of ComplyGDPR at Jobscience for a free speaker event where top industry experts help you navigate AI, Analytics and GDPR. Time: 09:30 -12:30 Location: 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB Register here: https://tinyurl.com/ybe3zqlz You’ll learn: Top 10 data insights that will transform your revenue […]

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Firefish Crowdcast: Should your Recruitment Agency care about GDPR?

  Firefish Crowdcast Join Helen Haddon of ComplyGDPR, along with John Rose of Resourceful and Cameron McLennan of Firefish, on the 31st of October at 4pm. They will be sharing thoughts on GDPR and whether or not you should care about it. Expect lots of actionable insights, including: Whether GDPR […]

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10 reasons for a business in the recruitment sector to ignore the GDPR & the ICO

  Finally, an article to challenge the GDPR hysteria amongst recruiters. Over the past four months I’ve had discussions with a large number of executive search and recruitment businesses. I’ve heard a range of reasons why some businesses are going to ignore the GDPR and run the risk of the […]

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