• Why Companies Must Close The Data Literacy Divide
    Forbes - Mar 13
    Technology and people are frequently seen as the two keys to unlocking the power of data. As organizations have sought to hire more data specialists, they’ve also turned to self-service analytics capabilities to extend the... Read »
    8 months ago
  • Why Will Many CMOs Fail In The Era Of Big Data?
    Forbes - Oct 12
    Marketing is the art of discovering what people want and offering it to them.  The right product, combined with the right message, delivered to the right target creates magic.  It can transform even a mediocre company into... Read »
    1 year ago
  • How The Big Data Explosion Has Changed Decision Making
    HBR - Aug 25
    Organizations I work with increasingly struggle to straddle two painfully polarizing operating principles. On the one hand, they desperately seek greater agility; on the other, they genuinely want to include all the right... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Use Big Data To Create Value For Customers, Not Just...
    HBR - Aug 17
    Big data holds out big promises for marketing. Notably, it pledges to answer two of the most vexing questions that have stymied marketers since they started selling: 1) who buys what when and at what price? and 2) can we... Read »
    1 year ago
  • How To Work Confidently With Numbers People
    HBR - Sep 2
    In the era of Big Data, analytics are becoming a competitive necessity for many managers. And even if it’s not an explicit part of your job description, chances are you need to understand at least something about data and... Read »
    2 years ago
  • How C-Level Executives Really Feel About Big Data
    CEO.com - Jan 26
    As big data begins to inform decision-making at every level of the organization, C-level executives have entered a dynamic environment that explores how data analytics translate into business value. Some executives appear... Read »
    2 years ago
  • 5 Reasons Your CEO Prefers Data On A Dashboard
    Business Intelligence - Jan 23
    The days of CEOs waiting hours for the delivery of a paper report are long gone. Now, many forward-thinking executives are making use of visual dashboards to gain insight into their company, rather than relying on CIOs or IT... Read »
    2 years ago
  • For The Love Of Data: OKCupid’s Christian Rudder On...
    Washington Post - Nov 10
    Though a former math major at Harvard and the main data detective for OKCupid, Christian Rudder is oddly skeptical about algorithms and the science of prediction. An appreciation for serendipity, he says, can be even more... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Why The C-Suite Needs Big Data Analytics
    CEO.com - Oct 24
    Every CEO is on the lookout for new insights that will help keep his or her company viable. In recent years, big data analytics has become critical to the way business leaders make high-level decisions. According to... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Forget Big Data, Business Leaders Still Go With Their...
    Mashable - Jul 16
    Do you ever worry that robots will one day run our major corporations, making dispassionate decisions based strictly on big data and cold statistical analyses? Or maybe some of us think that time has already come? Read »
    3 years ago
  • Rethinking Big Data To Give Consumers More Control
    HBR - May 8
    The White House recently published two new reports on Big Data and privacy. The reports outline six policy recommendations, including new legislation to define consumer rights regarding how online activity data is gathered... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Boosting Customer Loyalty With Big Data
    Fox Business - Apr 28
    Are you paying attention to your existing customers? If not, you may want to reconsider your priorities: According to a new report, more than half of the annual revenue for 61 percent of small business owners comes from... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Microsoft’s Nadella Envisions Cultural Shift...
    Entrepreneur - Apr 16
    You’ve likely heard of artificial intelligence. But in a new post on Microsoft’s company blog, CEO Satya Nadella envisions a revolutionary era of “ambient intelligence.” This is a future in which “nearly all... Read »
    3 years ago
  • 3 Steps To Complete The Marketing Data Loop
    MediaPost - Apr 15
    Whether you’re struggling to prove marketing success or in need of smarter insights at a faster pace, make your data work for you. By using these steps, marketers can seamlessly close the gap between their efforts and a... Read »
    3 years ago
  • If You’re Not Using Big Data To Hire, You’re...
    Entrepreneur - Apr 11
    According to a survey by Silicon Valley Bank, 90 percent of startups believe finding talent is their biggest challenge. Yet, a solution to this problem could lie with Big Data -- massive amounts of structured and... Read »
    3 years ago