Business Analytics and Hollywood: A Match Made in Heaven?
Analytics
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Analytics
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Business Analytics and Hollywood: A Match Made in Heaven?

GaryCokins - February 24, 2013

My favorite acceptance speeches are from Oscar recipients in science and technology. In contrast to actors, directors and writers, these winners love pushing the envelope in fields…

Analytics
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Business Analytics – Opposition or Proposition?

GaryCokins - January 26, 2013

Metaphorically, belief and disbelief in business analytics as a competitive edge - and not just a passing fad - meet at a door. On one side is…

Decision Management
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Sticking vs Backsliding – It Is So Sad

GaryCokins - October 16, 2012

Have you ever been frustrated by witnessing a good decision be reversed and falling back to old ways of doing things? I have. Allow me to share…

Business Intelligence
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The Higher You Are, the Less You Know

GaryCokins - September 23, 2012

I recently participated in a provocative discussion thread of a website where the question was asked, “Why do executives fail to act on proposed ideas that could…

Analytics
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Analytics Blogger – Journalist or Personal Diary?

GaryCokins - July 31, 2012

There are several bloggers like me who write about the topics of analytics and enterprise risk and performance management (ERM / EPM). What are our writing styles?Some…

Analytics
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Analytics and Big Data – Press pause on the Stairmaster

GaryCokins - July 24, 2012

Our lives have become hectic. We are working harder and longer. We talk about life balance, but for so many of us we continue to have imbalance.…

Analytics
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Analytics In a “City That Works”

GaryCokins - July 17, 2012

This is a difficult blog for me to write. Why? Because I grew up in Chicago that is known for being the “city that works” which means…

Analytics
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Analytics Admittance: Adults Unaccompanied by Minors

GaryCokins - July 10, 2012

 The Motion Picture Association of America's film rating system rates a film's content suitability for variuos audiences. For example, A PG-13 rating requires children age 13 or under…

Analytics
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Board of Directors’ Dashboards – Navigation or naiveté?

GaryCokins - June 27, 2012

Have you ever wondered about how well boards of directors do their job? I have. And I do not have a good answer. But I was stimulated…

CRM
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CRM+ERP+S&OP+ … +BI+BA = EPM

GaryCokins - June 6, 2012

There is continuing evidence that there is a lack of consensus and ambiguity about the term “enterprise performance management.” As an example blogger Ann All posted an…