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Building AI Literacy in Your Organization

May 22, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

AI applications are used across industry sectors – in business data analysis, healthcare, finance, and even in personalized learning experiences. However, the concept of “AI literacy” goes beyond a mere understanding of AI technologies. It’s about critical thinking and interpreting […]


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Adaptive Data Governance: What, Why, How

May 16, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

In DATAVERSITY’s 2023 Trends in Data Management survey, about 64% of participants stated that their companies had Data Governance (DG), the formalization and enforcement of data operations across the company, in the initial stages. Yet, 60.9% listed data silos as […]


BI Users, Business Users, Software & Systems

In the Age of AI, How Can We Empower Everyone to Automate Work?

May 14, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

From boosting efficiency to making data-driven decisions faster, the benefits of using AI and automation in the workplace are numerous. But understandably, there’s also plenty of apprehension among some team members. According to new research, around 80% of those who […]


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The Imperative of Data Literacy in Business Decision-Making

November 9, 2023

Via: CMSWire

In today’s fast-paced and increasingly digital business environment, data has become the lifeblood of companies; it drives growth, innovation and competitive advantage. The question is not whether data is important or not, but rather how well an organization can harness […]


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Unleashing the Power of AI and ML in Data

October 16, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

In today’s insight-informed world, businesses of all sizes need to be able to access and analyze their data in order to make informed decisions. However, data is often siloed in different systems and difficult to access, making it challenging for […]


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Data Visualization Best Practices

October 11, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Good data visualizations boost business data literacy by presenting well-thought-out dashboards or reports that show data assets for quicker and more straightforward consumption. Following data visualization best practices leads to positive outcomes for organizations. These benefits include reducing the time […]


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Getting Executive Buy-in for Data Management

September 26, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Within the last several years, the marketplace has shifted from industrial-produced to data-based. Consequently, many companies have a strong drive to become data-driven, from financial firms to nonprofits. Yet, when C-suite managers and others discuss making money from data, they […]


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Core Data Concepts for Digital Transformation

August 29, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Without a clear understanding of core data concepts, communications around implementing an organizational Data Management initiative can become a muddle. As different teams come together to plan and organize data activities, they must integrate what they mean about data with […]


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Creating a Successful Data Quality Strategy

August 23, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Maximizing the value of data often comes down to ensuring it’s in the right place at the right time and in the right form. While that process may produce magical-seeming results, the road to creating an optimal data quality strategy […]


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How Data Governance and Data Literacy Overlap

August 9, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

In today’s tech-driven world, with 120 zettabytes generated annually, most of us already use data – and lots of it. “Everyone who reads a paper or scrolls through the Internet is already acquainted with data,” said Wendy Lynch, founder of […]


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Creating a Data Maturity Model: What, Why, How

August 8, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Creating a data maturity model can be useful for a business that is shifting from minimal use of its data to maximizing its potential. A data maturity model is a blueprint that can help determine the best ways to improve […]


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Becoming Data-Driven Without a Data Analyst

July 24, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data analysts are an important part of modern business, and this article will not argue otherwise. But it will argue that not every company, department, and team needs a data analyst to become data-driven. Before being hired as senior product […]


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Building a Data Culture with Data Storytelling

July 18, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Businesses worldwide are churning out vast volumes of data like never before. Statistics show that people will generate 120 zettabytes of data by the end of 2023, and that number will likely climb to 181 zettabytes by 2025. To extract […]


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Data Mesh: A Pit Stop on the Road to a Data-Centric Culture

July 3, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

The noble effort to build a “data-centric” culture is really a journey, not a destination. With that perspective, we can understand that no matter how good a given environment seems to be –especially compared to whatever existed before – there’s […]


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Understand the “Why” in Your Data Security Woes

March 6, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Companies are drowning in data. This is a swelling trend that businesses have no choice but to act on, and security teams are likely to feel the greatest consequences moving forward. There are myriad shiny solutions and schools of thought […]


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The Fundamentals of a Data-Driven Approach

February 28, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Organizations with a data-driven approach cultivate a culture that uses data and business insights to drive all company decisions. A data-driven organization encourages all stakeholders to base everyday business activities on data and insights instead of relying on their gut. […]


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Democratizing Data to Promote Business Growth

February 27, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data democratization, the process of making information accessible to all employees and stakeholders regardless of their technical background, is critical to make data-driven decisions across an organization. However, democratizing data can be complex. Most organizations have a wide gap between […]


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Data Intelligence Predictions: How to Be Data-Driven in 2023

February 24, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

It’s a new year, but we’re still facing many of the same challenges as in 2022. Businesses are preparing for greater economic uncertainty, often looking for creative ways to keep costs low while still meeting goals for the year. By […]


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The Importance of Data Literacy Training for Data Engineers

February 23, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

It may seem counterintuitive to think of data engineers needing to improve Data Literacy, the ability to read, work with, analyze, and argue with data. After all, data engineers apply technical Data Literacy skills to build and optimize operating systems […]


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Data Strategy Without Data Literacy? Like Boarding the Titanic!

February 17, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data literacy is a hot topic with today’s data leaders, and many have put budget aside for data literacy training this year, for a good reason. Data literacy is about improving an organization’s or individual’s ability to make decisions using […]