Posts Tagged ‘analytics






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To Find the Value in Your Data, Stop Searching for It

by   |   April 11, 2014   |   1 Comment

Finding the value in a large pool of data can be difficult. Rather than search huge data stores for value, companies should think about the decisions they need to drive and then work backward to map out the type of analytics and data that would support those decisions, Christer Johnson writes in this opinion piece. Read More…





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Analytics Leaders Discuss Care and Feeding of a Successful Data Team

by   |   April 4, 2014   |   Leave a comment

Analytics team leaders from a variety of industries gathered at the INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics and Operations Research this week for a panel discussion on how to build a well-rounded data-analytics team and manage data professionals: where to position them; how to keep them challenged, engaged and motivated; and what it takes to lead them. Read More…