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The RIM Reporter

Welcome to the premiere edition of our “new” and “improved” ARMA NNJ newsletter. We’ve got a new name, new look and new features. Our goal in producing the newsletter is to keep our membership informed and involved. Since we want the newsletter to be as relevant as possible to your Records and Information Management needs, we look forward to hearing your comments on the first issue.  Please  e-mail us with your thoughts and ideas at info@armannj.org.

 Click here to read our first issue.

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Business Continuity

We our sharing the following announcement on behalf of our colleagues from the Central NJ Chapter.

Welcome to September and the Kickoff Meeting and Program of the Central NJ Chapter of ARMA for the 2015-2016 Year

Join us on Thursday, September 17 for our Kickoff Meeting and Program for the 2015-2016 Year. We want to provide programs over the coming year that address your interests and provide hands-on skills that directly benefit you and your companies. In order to meet that challenge, we need feedback from you our members and friends. So bring along your ideas and wish lists, get your coffee and let’s talk!

Morning Schedule:
8:00 am – 9:00 am – Registration, Discussion and Networking over a Continental Breakfast Buffet
9:00 am – 10:00 am – Program –

Speaker: Linda Pace, Prudential Insurance
Linda Pace has worked in the Records and Information Management (RIM) industry for 20 years. In her current role, she develops processes and procedures for 49 field offices. She is also a Business Continuity (BC) Planner responsible for developing and implementing BC Plans. She is knowledgeable on the various aspects of business continuity and disaster recovery. Linda is an experienced trainer and facilitator has presented topics such as leadership, communications, career development as well as business continuation and record information management topics. Previously, Linda served as a Team Leader at the World Bank in Washington, DC. Linda is a former commissioned officer and veteran of the US Army Reserve, having served in Virginia, North Carolina and Maryland.

Topic - Business Continuity: The Records Manager’s Role
This overview of business continuity offers insight into the role of the records manager and staff before, during and after a business interruption or incident.
Knowing the right steps to take; key business partners and how to effectively protect business records. This interactive session also includes a case study of recent events and how the records manager's role can positively or negatively impact the outcome. Lessons learned and best practices will also be discussed.
10:00 am – 10:30 am – Questions and Wrap-Up

Venue: Holiday Inn, Princeton
100 Independence Way (off of Route 1, north)
Princeton, NJ 08541
http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/princeton/prnnj/hoteldetail/directions

Cost:

$15.00 Chapter members and members of ARMA
$20.00 Non-members
$10.00 Students with valid ID’s

Reservations: To reserve your place please contact Bruce Stein by e-mail at bstein@munichreamerica.com by end of business day, Tuesday, September 15.

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