When Analytics Don't Get Top Priority

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Michelle
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missed opportunities
Michelle   1/30/2017 2:30:16 PM
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Post-it notes and a desktop abacus seemed good enough to management...

louisw900
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louisw900   1/30/2017 10:11:50 PM
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Post-it Notes.  The fore Father of Modern Analytics ?

SethBreedlove
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SethBreedlove   1/31/2017 12:58:34 AM
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And to top it off his abcacus is missing a few beads. 

rbaz
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rbaz   1/31/2017 10:06:55 AM
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At least he gets to keep the calculator for now. It may not survive the next round of cuts.

impactnow
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impactnow   1/31/2017 12:38:50 PM
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Don't worry his smart phone can still google analytics!

Michelle
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Michelle   1/31/2017 1:48:29 PM
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Sold for parts!

SethBreedlove
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SethBreedlove   1/31/2017 2:54:35 PM
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@ impactnow: Maybe this is to encourage employees to work from home and use their own resources.  

Ariella
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Ariella   1/31/2017 3:38:15 PM
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But look on the bright side, the company's green rating has just gone up as a result of huge reductions in energy consumption.

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louisw900   1/31/2017 4:12:25 PM
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@Seth   Talk about cost cutting.  That's what happens when you pick up an abacus at the local Thrift store, you get what you pay for......  

rbaz
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rbaz   1/31/2017 6:25:09 PM
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@Sethbreedlove, not that far fetched. I've heard of companies that rely on employee home base resources to cut cost. Usually, startups.

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