Let’s Talk About Citizen Data Scientists!

My Friend is Wrong! Citizen Data Scientists ARE Important!Do You Want To Understand and Enable Citizen Data Scientists? You SHOULD! I had a conversation with a dear friend the other day and one of the things we discussed was the ubiquitous mention of Citizen Data Scientists in technology and industry publications and conferences. My friend (who shall remain nameless), insisted that this was just another passing fancy and that Citizen Data Scientists were...

ETL and Data Warehouse? A Nightmare or a Dream?

How Can I Tame My Data and Use it To My Benefit!Is ETL and DWH a Spider Web of Confusion or an Elegant Network of Info? You know all that data you have hidden in your business? Over the years, you and your team have added to data in best-of-breed software, legacy systems, out-of-the-box solutions, datawarehouses, data lakes, data marts and other data repositories. But…

• How can you easily access and use that data? • How can you...

KPIs That Are Easy to Monitor and Manage!

Key Performance Indicators Need Not Complicate Your Life!Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) That Make Your Life Easier! Key Performance Indicators, affectionately referred to as KPIs…or perhaps not so affectionately referred to, depending on your comfort level with KPIs and your experience with the effectiveness and value of KPIs. To effectively and seamlessly use KPIs, you must, of course, establish the right KPIs to measure the ‘right things’ within...

Self-Service Data Prep: A Tool for All Business Users!

Can Self-Serve Data Prep Make My Business More Productive?Why Do I Need Self-Serve Data Preparation? Why would your business need Self-Serve Data Preparation? Perhaps you have a team that includes IT professionals that can prepare data for analysis or maybe you have a business analyst or a data scientist to serve that need. But, there are plenty of good reasons to consider data preparation tools that are easy enough for every team member to use. Exactly what...

Consider Software Re-Engineering to Protect Your Investment!

Software Reengineering is Key to Business Viability!An ERP Software Re-Engineering Project Will Save Your Technology Investment! When a business invests in software and applications, it invests time and money and training. It comes to depend on the software and solutions and its team members become familiar with the ebb and flow of information and the resulting business processes and workflow that grows up around these solutions. Whether your Software...

Get Answers to Your Questions About Digital Transformation!

Digital Transformation Does Not Have To Be A Mystery!Do You Have Questions About Digital Transformation? We Have Answers! If you’ve heard the Digital Transformation buzz, you probably have a lot of questions. Let’s dive into some of those questions and see if we can clear up the confusion! •  What exactly IS Digital Transformation? Digital Transformation occurs when an organization successfully exploits digital technologies, its processes,...

Modern BI & Mobile BI for Business Users!

Modern BI and Data Literacy Go Hand in Hand!
Mobile BI and Personalized Dashboards: Important Components of Modern BI! If your team is using business intelligence (and it should be), you may be working with a more restrictive business solution that is not designed for a business user. If that is the case, you are missing an opportunity to cascade analytics throughout the organization and to optimize your resources and improve...

Machine Learning = Easy Predictive Analytics!

Leverage Machine Learning for Forecasts and Predictions!
Business Users Get Instant Help with Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics! Here’s some good news! If you want to predict or forecast results for your business, you don’t need to be a data scientist, a statistician, a business analyst, or a rocket scientist! Today, augmented analytics solutions provide all the help a business user will need to...