Church Analytics: A Blessed Assurance?
Bryan Beverly 10/6/2016 27 comments
The analytics concepts used in business also have a place in the operation of a church, although the results of any analysis could lead to calls to either hail or nail the leaders.
Big Data: Gospel or Myth?
Bryan Beverly 4/18/2016 27 comments
Bryan Beverly asks how we should view big data, and whether it is an ultimate truth. He proposes a three-question test to see how big data fits into your organization.
The Analytics of Crime Statistics
Bryan Beverly 10/14/2015 65 comments
It's time for a fresh look at how crime statistics are reported and viewed, and analytics professionals are in a position to raise appropriate questions.
The Data Scientist as Prophet
Bryan Beverly 6/10/2015 45 comments
Like prophets of old, today's data scientists have to carve out a role that sometimes supports and sometimes challenges the edicts of those in power. It means that those data scientists often have to weigh political considerations when presenting data that runs counter to the beliefs and goals of today's kings of business.
HIPAA is supposed to protect the privacy of your medical information, but the sale of anonymized medical data and advances in analytics have made it possible for organizations to re-link your name to your private records.
Career prospects are hot for both data analytics pros and cyber security specialists. Now CompTIA is introducing a certification that combines these specialities to apply analytics to cyber security.
There has been plenty of talk about the need for a chief analytics officer or chief data officer. But do you ever wonder what they do for a living?
Visual analytics tools, can enable non-statistician citizen data scientist to create models that use predictive or prescriptive analytics. These professionals can embed their business knowledge into the models they're testing, prototyping, or building.
Are your digital marketers creating gaps in customer privacy? They could be unless they vet tags and third-party app access. Here's how to do the vetting.
Data Analysts in Training: Meeting Tomorrow's Demand
Our Bodies, Our Data: Medical Records For Sale
Energy Analytics: Using Data to Find Savings
Sharpen Your Analytics & Data Management Strategy
Analytics: Make the Most of Data's Potential in 2017
A2 Radio: Can You Trust Your Data?
Retail Analytics: See Where Style Meets Statistics
Why the IoT Matters to Your Business
Will Data and Humans Become Friends in 2017?
We Can Build Smarter Cities
Visualization: Let Your Data Speak
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