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Category: Data Analyst


BI Users, Data Analyst

Data storytelling: A key skill for data-driven decision-making

September 29, 2022

Via: CIO

To be a truly data-driven enterprise, organizations today must go beyond merely analyzing data. Rather, business experts and IT leaders must transform relevant data into compelling stories that key stakeholders can readily comprehend — and leverage to make better business […]


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Data Literacy and Analytics: Where Do They Intersect?

September 29, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data is the new oil. But what good is that data if we don’t know how to leverage it? According to the Human Impact of Data Literacy report, only 32% of surveyed executives felt like they were able to create […]


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SAS Viya analytics suite now available on Azure Marketplace

September 27, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

With enterprise customers unwilling to commit to big expenditures because of the unstable economy, SAS on Tuesday said that it is making its Viya analytics suite available on Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace to help enterprise users access all features of the […]


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Analytics Governance: The Big Picture

September 21, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data Governance applied to analytics, business intelligence (BI), or data modeling is nothing new, but Analytics Governance is somewhat different from Data Governance, says Malcolm Chisholm, president of Data Millenium. Chisholm spoke at DATAVERSITY’s Enterprise Analytics Online, stating that Analytics […]


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Real-Time Data in Machine Learning: Challenges and Solutions

September 9, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

In today’s dynamic global marketplace, events outside of our control are constantly making the data we’ve collected erroneous and outdated. There are instances in which real-time decision-making isn’t particularly critical (such as demand forecasting, customer segmentation, and multi-touch attribution). In […]


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Better, faster decisions: Why businesses thrive on real-time data

September 8, 2022

Via: CIO

Most organizations understand the profound impact that data is having on modern business. In Foundry’s 2022 Data & Analytics Study, 88% of IT decision-makers agree that data collection and analysis have the potential to fundamentally change their business models over […]


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Data Science Solutions: Applications and Use Cases

September 8, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data Science is a broad field with many potential applications. It’s not just about analyzing data and modeling algorithms, but it also reinvents the way businesses operate and how different departments interact. Data scientists solve complex problems every day, leveraging […]


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How Analytics Consumers and Data Experts Can Come Together to Close Insights Gaps

September 6, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data is critical to empowering businesses to make decisions that translate into boosted bottom lines. However, a recent NewVantage survey found that only 24% of the workforce is confident in their ability to read, work with, and analyze data. As […]


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Why Digital Analytics Is So Important Today – and Three Real-World Practical Use Cases

September 2, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

The COVID-19 pandemic forced almost every organization to adapt to digital ways of working and operating virtually overnight – no matter their sector. It was a culture shock that meant brands had to accelerate their digital transformation strategies at short […]


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Expert tips for hiring (and retaining) data scientists

September 1, 2022

Via: CIO

With IT leaders increasingly needing data scientists to gain game-changing insights from a growing deluge of data, hiring and retaining those key data personnel is taking on greater importance. Without enough trained, high-level data scientists to fill all the job […]


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How to Become a Data Quality Analyst

August 30, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data quality refers to the planning and implementation of quality management measures for the data that companies generate. The idea is that the data should fit the end goal of the data consumer’s needs – and must follow specific quality […]


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Can Predictive Analytics Provide Accurate Results Without Burdening Users?

August 29, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

If your business is struggling to forecast and predict outcomes and results, your management team is probably considering predictive analytics. The technology research firm Gartner states that “by 2025, 50% of data scientist activities will be automated by artificial intelligence, […]


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When and Why to Use SQL for Database Analysis

August 29, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

As the world begins to generate more data than ever before, a range of tools has been created that help to deal directly with the rising tide. The market for products and tools that help us deal with data is […]


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Using Data Analytics to Understand Gross Margin Attribution

August 26, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Companies across sectors and of all sizes face a common problem: understanding their profit margins and identifying the levers that are attributing to those margins. It’s as fundamental to business operations as you can get – if the margin isn’t […]


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What Makes Data Intelligence Intelligent?

August 24, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Every day, trillions of data points are generated, and, in theory, organizations can harness this data to make better, more informed decisions. But it’s precisely the vast scale of available data that makes it so hard to manage. According to […]


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IT career roadmap: Data scientist

August 23, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Data science involves using scientific methods, algorithms, and systems to extract insights from structured and unstructured data. As a discipline, data science synthesizes mathematics, statistics, computer science, domain knowledge, and other inputs to analyze events and trends.In a world gone […]


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How to Implement a Data Quality Framework

August 22, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

According to IDC, 30-50% of businesses experience gaps between their data expectations and reality. They have the data they need, but due to the presence of intolerable defects, they cannot use it as needed. These defects – also called Data […]


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Why the Consumable Form of Data Needs Your Attention

August 16, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

How organizations manage their data directly impacts their success or failure. The correlation between data analytics and intelligence to competitive advantage and growth has led to heavy investments in those technologies throughout the last decade. So, if you consider that […]


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Five Types of Advanced Analytics Challenges

August 15, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Many data scientists and analytics consultants complain they were hired to be a part of advanced analytics teams at corporations, but all they do is data analysis or reporting work. The bigger problem here is that the personnel leading these […]


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Key Trends in Data and Analytics

August 11, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

In today’s world of unprecedented connectivity and advances in technology, the benefits of big data are accessible to even modestly scaled businesses. Indeed, business leaders who resist the shift to digital transformation do so at their own risk. But harnessing […]