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Hello all, and happy Thursday!  

In this edition of Privacy Insider, I’m very pleased to announce something that I’ve been working on for the past year and change: The Privacy Insider book! 

As a subscriber to this newsletter, you’ve demonstrated a desire to be a privacy insider; I wrote this book to help you become even better informed on the what, why, and how of data privacy.

It’s my opinion and the opinion of the entire Osano team that just doing the right thing shouldn’t be complicated. Data privacy compliance should be easy—but if you lack the right knowledge and tools, it can almost feel impossible. 

That’s why I co-founded Osano alongside my long-time business partner Scott Hertel. It’s why we’ve worked hard to cultivate a company culture focused on creating delightful experiences for our customers and educating our audience. And it’s why I wrote this book. 

In it, you’ll learn how we arrived at the modern conception of data privacy; what information is most relevant for your organization to understand; and the concrete, actionable steps you need to take to implement an efficient privacy program and join the next wave of trusted brands. 

The Privacy Insider book will be published in the near future, but you can be among the first to receive a copy by signing up for the waitlist here. You’ll receive a sneak peek of Chapter 1 too! 



P.S. We’re looking for a Senior Privacy Program Manager to join our team growing team! If you enjoy working with customers, building out privacy programs, and being fully remote, we can’t wait to meet you. Click here to learn more and apply. 

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