Analytics
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The Art of Telling a Story in Analytics

RichardBoire - January 5, 2015

As with most things  in life, the ability to communicate is the one of the keys to success. As a matter of fact, applying this philosophy to…

Big Data: To Analyze or Not to Analyze
Big Data
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Big Data
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Big Data: To Analyze or Not to Analyze

RichardBoire - December 29, 2014

Much has been written about Big Data and how it changes all facets of our lives. But the important and more relevant perspective is the ability to…

The Demise of the Data Scientist: Heresy or Fact?
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Uncategorized
233 views

The Demise of the Data Scientist: Heresy or Fact?

RichardBoire - September 18, 2014

As an avid practitioner of data science, I purposely try to read articles that provide new learning and knowledge in this discipline or which at least tend…

The Data Audit Process: The Initial Step in Building Successful Predictive Analytics Solutions
Analytics
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Analytics
191 views

The Data Audit Process: The Initial Step in Building Successful Predictive Analytics Solutions

RichardBoire - May 23, 2014

Building predictive analytics solutions is very much in-vogue for most organizations today. Historically, practitioners needed to educate businesses  on the value of data mining and predictive analytics.…

The Great Analytical Divide: Data Scientist vs. Value Architect
Analytics
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Analytics
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The Great Analytical Divide: Data Scientist vs. Value Architect

RichardBoire - April 7, 2014

In the analytics space, it is quite common for many organizations to have a team of data miners who are now referred to as data scientists and…

Socializing Predictive Analytics within Your Organization
Analytics
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Analytics
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Socializing Predictive Analytics within Your Organization

RichardBoire - February 1, 2014

With  the field of predictive analytics becoming a more mainstream business discipline, the end objective for many organizations is to operationalize this discipline in order to truly…

The  Art of “Telling the Story” in Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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The Art of “Telling the Story” in Analytics

RichardBoire - September 19, 2013

As with most things  in life, the ability to communicate is the one of the keys to success. As a matter of fact, applying this philosophy to…

The Value Architect and Data Scientist: Are They Really New Roles?
Analytics
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Analytics
158 views

The Value Architect and Data Scientist: Are They Really New Roles?

RichardBoire - August 13, 2013

It is always fascinating to observe how long-time existing roles or functions become repositioned in the frenetic world of what is now referred to as Big Data…

Analytics
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The Data Discovery: Investing in Customer Insight

RichardBoire - November 2, 2012

In many of our engagements with new clients, the old Donald Rumsfeld phrase of ‘We don’t know what we don’t know” is very applicable as these organizations…

Analytics
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Using Analytics to Create Rating Territories

RichardBoire - April 6, 2012

One of the many areas of property and casualty risk analysis is the effective creation of rating territories based on some measure of risk.  In Canada and…