Schrödinger’s Data…Why Your Business is Both Thriving And Dying at The Same Time There’s a very famous quote from business guru Peter Drucker, that goes “If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it”. And whilst I believe this to be true, I’m going to suggest that Pearson’s Law is a more accurate statement: “When performance […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
How To Buy Data Consultancy Services With Confidence According to recent research data, the UK management consultancy market is currently worth around £7 billion a year and it doesn’t look like that’s about to take a nosedive any time soon. Businesses in the UK are used to buying the specialist services that consultancies provide and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
What Factors Directly Impact The Growth of Self-Employment? (A mini case study) We were recently commissioned to undertake an in-depth market analysis for an exciting new app development company. One of their products will be aimed at the self-employed, particularly those people who are operating in the gig economy. They had a lot of data […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The typical structure of most data analytics projects, is to decide on the questions that need answering, collate and analyse the appropriate data, and then report back the findings to the people that need that information. But often, it’s the presentation of this vital information that lets the project down. The trick to effective reporting, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Tips For Effective Data Analytics Reporting
“Progress is impossible without change, and those that can’t change their minds, can’t change anything” – George Bernard Shaw There are those that according to the internet (It must surely be true then!), will tell you that change is a difficult thing, and that as a species, we much prefer to maintain the status quo […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on How To Create And Maintain A Positive Data Culture In Your Business
When you begin to extract some metrics and statistics from your analytics efforts, it’s easy to attach some arbitrary meaning to them before you have the full picture in front of you. Statistics would tell you that only one out of seven dwarves is happy, but why is that? Ok, so that’s a humorous example […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on So You Got Some Statistics From Your Data…So What?
“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated” – Confucius With the seemingly endless increase in the amount of data businesses are now collecting, coupled with the constant evangelising about the strategies, or tech we should be using to deal with this data, it’s no wonder companies are experiencing a certain amount […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Big Data Analytics Simplified – What Your Business Needs To Know