1. Customer Support & Information Center
  2. Information Economics Academy
  3. Next Gen Information Management Professional

Next Gen Information Management Professional


In this course, we look at the expectations organizations have of their IM professionals over the next three to five years… how Information Management professionals see themselves in relation to these growing expectations… and the steps they can take to gain the requisite skill sets to remain relevant and become a “NextGen InfoPro.”

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Leverage research findings that have led to a necessary change in the IM professional role.
  • Recognize differences between today’s IM professional capabilities versus future expectations.
  • Identify action steps you can start taking to bridge the gap and become a NextGen InfoPro.
Next Gen Information Management Professional


Making a Cloud Solution Decision

This course builds off of the Basics of the Cloud course, delving deeper into critical factors and key players related to the selection and use of cloud-based services and solutions across an enterprise.

Basics of the Cloud

This course reviews different cloud-based solution and deployment models, highlighting the benefits and risks of each.

Defensible Disposition

This course reviews the importance of defensible disposition and highlights actions that can be taken to make appropriate decisions.

Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)

Review this course for a better understanding of the Information Lifecycle, why it is important, who is involved, and practical methods for managing ILM within an organization.

Information Landscape

Review how the information landscape has become more complex in recent years due to ever-expanding information sources.

Information Governance 

Understand what information governance is, and how it differs from traditional records and information management (RIM).[No text in field]

Return on Information

Understand what Information Economics is and the competitive advantage it can provide you and your organization

RIM Basics

This course is designed for any employee who creates, maintains or uses Records and needs to understand the basics.

Change Management

This course explains what change management is, why it is important, and who is involved. It also provides a model and strategies for implementing change.


This course discusses what the GDPR is, explains why it is important and details how it impacts organizations.