Recent changes to Data and Privacy Laws in Australia and the EU

With rapid changes to online activity and the proliferation of Software as a Service (SAAS) businesses need to become familiar with and comply with rapidly changing legal requirements of most countries. The below is a summary of recent changes to consider if you access or store personal information of others, whether you are a NFP or a Company. New Data and Privacy Laws Australia This summary…

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The Safety Dilemma for NFPs

This is the first in a series of articles by RAISE-DM to help smaller organisations understand their WHS obligations in 2018. For further information please contact Amanda Karpeles on Linkedin or email How NFPs can ensure staff are safe when working away, entering client homes, or travelling at irregular hours Australian charities and other not-for-profits have a strong history of helping vulnerable and disadvantaged people. Their…

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RAISE Shortlisted for a WIT Award 2017

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Amanda Karpeles, the CEO of RAISE, was recently nominated and shortlisted for a Women in Technology (WIT) Award, the Sue Wickenden Entrepreneurial Startup Award. The prestigious WiT annual awards, in their 20th year, are about celebrating women who are leaders and experts in their fields, succeeding in traditionally male dominated technology and life science industries. “I am blown away by the tales, talent and tenacity of…

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