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Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Learn practical steps to manage a successful privacy compliance plan!

Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Get Ready for Privacy Compliance with this
Top 10 Tips Course!

Led by renowned AI Lawyer & AI Ethics expert Josephine Yam, JD, LLM, MA Phil (AI Ethics), and the Skills4Good Academy team, this course delivers the following key learning outcomes: 

  • Navigating Compliance: Acquire actionable tips on privacy accountability to meet diverse compliance requirements
  • Privacy Principles in Action: Gain insights into the application of privacy best practices in real-world scenarios
  • Engaged Learning: Interactive quizzes reinforce your grasp of privacy's role in daily business operations

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Introduction
  • Lesson 2: What is Data Privacy?
  • Lesson 3: What is Personal Data?
  • Lesson 4: What is Privacy Accountability?
  • Lesson 5: Tip #1: Appoint a Privacy Lead
  • Lesson 6: Tip #2: Know Your Data
  • Lesson 7: Tip #3: Know the Law
  • Lesson 8: Tip #4: Know Your Risks
  • Lesson 9: Tip #5: Maintain a Privacy Compliant Website
  • Lesson 10: Tip #6: Maintain an Updated Privacy Policy
  • Lesson 11: Tip #7: Know Your Third-Party Risks
  • Lesson 12: Tip #8: Provide Employee Privacy Training
  • Lesson 13: Tip #9: Control Access to Your Data
  • Lesson 14: Tip #10: Monitor your Privacy Compliance Journey
  • Lesson 15: Conclusion

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Course Benefits



You’ll gain the necessary knowledge to take your global privacy compliance efforts to the next level. The course has interesting use cases and real-life examples to keep you learning.

Great Value

Great Value

With our expert advice and tips, you’ll know how to boost your global privacy management program. You’ll learn how to navigate the ever-changing global privacy regulatory landscape with ease.



You’ll easily access the course on a desktop, tablet, or smartphone. You can easily fit each micro-learning program module into your busy schedule.

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Meet the Head of the Skills4Good AI Academy

Josephine Yam

Josephine Yam, J.D., LLM., MA Philosophy (AI Ethics)

AI Lawyer / AI Ethicist / Skills4Good AI’s CEO & Co-Founder

Josephine is an AI Lawyer, AI Ethicist, and Skills4Good AI’s CEO & Co-Founder.

As an AI lawyer, AI ethicist, and TEDx speaker, Josephine has received several awards and recognition, including:

  • TEDx Talk Speaker on “How To Right Algorithmic Wrongs
  • Top 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics
  • Responsible AI Institute’s Leader in Responsible AI
  • Top 21 Asian Entrepreneurs Shaking Up Canada
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award
  • Most Influential Filipina Woman in the World (London, UK)
  • One of Canada’s Most Successful Immigrants - featured in the Ontario, Canada Government-sponsored “Making It in Canada” TV documentary series aired internationally in over 50 countries.

Josephine graduated from Stanford University Graduate School of Business Executive Program. She obtained her Master of Arts in Philosophy degree specializing in AI Ethics at the University of Guelph. Her AI Ethics graduate degree strategically complements her Master of Laws degree at the University of Calgary. Josephine also pursued advanced legal education at Harvard Law School and the University of Toronto. She also received the Award of Achievement in Diversity & Inclusion from the University of British Columbia. She’s been admitted to practice law in New York (USA), Alberta (Canada), Ontario (Canada), and the Philippines.

Today, she serves on the Standards Council of Canada Mirror Committee ISO/EC on Artificial Intelligence. She is also an AI Policy Expert Specialist with the Washington DC-based Center for AI & Digital Policy. She has co-authored two international peer-reviewed journal articles on AI & mental health and AI & HR recruitment.

As a woman, a person of color, and an immigrant entrepreneur, Josephine passionately advocates for equity, diversity, and inclusion in AI to create a human-centered AI world.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips course designed for?

This course is tailored for organizations dealing with privacy compliance across different regions. Ideal for entrepreneurs, business owners, and employees, it provides ten actionable, practical tips for kickstarting compliance. No legal, privacy, compliance, or IT background is required.

Is there a volume discount if I buy the course for a group of employees?

Yes. Please contact us.

When will I have access to the course?

Once you enroll in the course, you’ll have immediate access.

How much time do I need?

This course includes 17 self-guided online modules, accessible anytime, anywhere, and a supportive e-book in practical, non-technical language.

Designed for five-minute segments, the entire course and e-book review typically take 60-90 minutes. A multiple-choice quiz follows each module to reinforce learning.

How long can I access the course?

You can access the course for 180 days from the date of your enrolment in the course. If you do not earn your course completion certificate within 180 days, your registration will expire, and you will need to pay to re-enroll for the course.

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What is the refund or cancellation policy?

You can request a full refund or cancellation up to 48 hours after confirmation of your paid enrolment, provided you have not started any lesson in the course or Program. During that time, if you have already begun a lesson, you will not be entitled to any refund or cancellation.

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Do I receive a certificate of completion?

Yes. After you complete the course, you will automatically receive a Certificate of Completion.

Can we contact you if we need help with our privacy management program?

Absolutely! You can contact us to book a free 30-minute consultation.

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