Here are some useful resources to help you with your privacy projects:
Understanding the GDPR - This is the presentation we use to aid clients with a high-level understanding of the GDPR.
Participating in the US Privacy Shield program is by far the best mechanism for legal transfers of EU data to the US. Simon Wynn Consulting can complete the entire process for you, including drafting your Privacy Shield compliant Privacy Notice. That said, we've provided this simple guide to filing in case you want to complete this yourself.