CRM
1048 views

BI Personas

Steve Bennett - March 15, 2010

Boris Evelson of Forrester has recently published a matrix of 'BI Personas' on his blog. As he says, this is his first attempt - but the concept struck…

Business Intelligence
854 views

Review of Dresner’s Profiles in Performance

Steve Bennett - February 28, 2010

Howard Dresner, a fellow ex-Gartner Business Intelligence and Information Management Research Director (but with a far more distinguished research record than mine!) has published his second book at…

Uncategorized
720 views

Mining Social Media

Steve Bennett - February 24, 2010

 The finest example of social media mining that I have found to-date is the superb site Please Robe Me. In case you can't guess, it mines the…

Business Intelligence
824 views

Defining Analytics: Analytics

Steve Bennett - February 16, 2010

Following-up to my blog 'Just Tell Me What I'm Doing', this is the third in a series of posts that define the key concepts and terms that…

Uncategorized
740 views

Analytics at Work

Steve Bennett - February 12, 2010

Hot off the presses jumps Analytics at Work: Smarter Decisions, Better Results, the new book by Thomas Davenport, Jeanne G. Harris (both of Competing On Analytics fame)…

Data Warehousing
898 views

Defining Analytics: Data Warehousing

Steve Bennett - February 10, 2010

 Following-up to my blog 'Just Tell Me What I'm Doing', this is the second in a series of posts that define the key concepts and terms that…

Predictive Analytics
681 views

Defining Analytics: Data, Information and Knowledge

Steve Bennett - February 7, 2010

Following-up to my blog 'Just Tell Me What I'm Doing', I'm starting a series of posts that define the key concepts and terms that make up my…

Business Intelligence
641 views

Big Data

Steve Bennett - February 7, 2010

Several month's ago a short video appeared on YouTube with an interview of LinkedIn's Chief Scientist DJ Patil. In it he discusses how 'Big Data' impacts the practise of…

Uncategorized
797 views

Analytic Auteurs

Steve Bennett - February 2, 2010

In my last blog I was looking for a label that I could use to describe what I do analytically. I don't have an answer yet but…

Data Warehousing
653 views

Just Tell Me What I’m Doing

Steve Bennett - January 31, 2010

In my last post I took us all in the local analytic community to task for a shared lack of ambition. Having burnt some bridges there, I…