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What is big data analytics? Fast answers from diverse data sets

October 18, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

A clear big data definition can be difficult to pin down because big data can cover a multitude of use cases. But in general the term refers to sets of data that are so large in volume and so complex […]

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Labor leaders and startup founders talk how to build a sustainable gig economy

October 16, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Over the past few years, gig economy companies and the treatment of their labor force has become a hot button issue for public and private sector debate. At our recent annual Disrupt event in San Francisco, we dug into how […]

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IT Resume Makeover: Restructuring for the C-suite

October 15, 2019

Via: CIO

To break into the upper echelons of IT, your resume has to be honed to emphasize leadership skills and experience. Even if your resume has a strong foundation, shifts in structure and subtle tweaks can significantly enhance your chances of […]

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What is decision science? Transforming decision-making with data

October 10, 2019

Via: CIO

One of the common aims of digital transformation is often phrased as “becoming a data-driven company.” Whether it’s business intelligence, predictive analytics or machine learning, using objective data rather than hunches to drive decision-making is something businesses increasingly talk about. […]

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How to prepare tomorrow’s workforce? Focus less on devices and more on digital thinking

October 8, 2019

Via: CIO

Talk to any CIO or IT leader today and they will universally point to one problem facing nearly every organization: Finding and keeping qualified technical people. A few years ago, roughly 64,000 students graduated from U.S. colleges and universities with […]

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Streamlining Tech Support with Natural Language Processing

October 1, 2019

Via: CIO

Any company that makes and sells consumer or business products faces technical support challenges. With even the best-made products, some customers will inevitably have questions or encounter issues that cause them to turn to a help desk for support. For […]

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What is a data analyst? A key role for data-driven business decisions

September 25, 2019

Via: CIO

What is a data analyst? Data analysts work with data to help their organizations make better business decisions. Using techniques from a range of disciplines, including computer programming, mathematics, and statistics, data analysts draw conclusions from data to describe, predict, […]

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How data hygiene leads to customer success

September 23, 2019

Via: CIO

It’s no surprise to hear someone in dental education say that good hygiene is the key to a perfect smile, but it turns out that’s true of your ERP and CRM tools as well as your teeth. That’s been the […]

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How product managers can bring human insights to agile development

September 20, 2019

Via: The Next Web

Today’s product manager is “the mini-CEO of the product,” a McKinsey report says. It’s a huge job, occupying the intersection between customers, business issues, and products. Product managers must understand customer needs, prioritize features, and work with the engineering team […]

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Redefining omnichannel: The challenge for technology leaders

September 19, 2019

Via: CIO

To reach consumers, brands need omnichannel strategies that deliver a consistent customer experience at every touchpoint. Yet today’s technical and business conversations about omnichannel are often too limited in scope to achieve what’s ultimately possible. Brands typically only focus on […]