Stupid Analytics Gets Them Talking
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Uncategorized
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Stupid Analytics Gets Them Talking

TedCuzzillo - March 17, 2015

If data analysis somehow ends up supporting an unwise choice, should we blame the data? Of course not, no more than we should blame a stethoscope for…

Got Analytics? Who Will Promote the Industry?
Analytics
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Analytics
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Got Analytics? Who Will Promote the Industry?

TedCuzzillo - August 17, 2014

Business people have everything. They’ve got data, and often it’s clean. They’ve got tools, and many are easy to use. They’ve got visualizations, many of which help.…

Quants vs. “Accidental Analysts”
Analytics
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Analytics
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Quants vs. “Accidental Analysts”

TedCuzzillo - September 10, 2013

He is the former TDWI education director and now a consultant and based in Seattle. He’s taken an interest in the last few years in data analysts.…

Analytics
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“Good Enough” Data Analysis Will Lead to Good Data Analysis

TedCuzzillo - June 21, 2013

Someone on Quora asks, “What are the most promising disruptive innovations for the next decade (2011-2020)?” Someone on Quora asks, “What are the most promising disruptive innovations…

The Analytics Gap: Execs vs. Data Analysts
Analytics
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Analytics
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The Analytics Gap: Execs vs. Data Analysts

TedCuzzillo - June 7, 2013

One insurance company’s chief data scientist is “terrific at what he does,” says his boss, even “brilliant.” The company is lucky to have him. But he never…

Big Data, Big Hype, Big Danger
Big Data
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Big Data
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Big Data, Big Hype, Big Danger

TedCuzzillo - April 13, 2013

A remarkable thing happened in Big Data last week. One of Big Data’s best friends poked fun at one of its cornerstones: the Three V’s. A remarkable…

A Revised “Promised Land” of BI
Analytics
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Analytics
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A Revised “Promised Land” of BI

TedCuzzillo - February 17, 2013

At first glance, this pair of tweets last week sounds like BI’s traditional campfire song with revised lyrics: At first glance, this pair of tweets last week…

Analytics
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Self Service BI, Dead or Alive?

TedCuzzillo - September 10, 2012

A brief stir erupted several Friday mornings ago when Yellowfin CEO Glen Rabie declared to the Boulder BI Brain Trust that self service business intelligence is “dead.”…

Business Intelligence
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What Goes On at the Weasku Inn…

TedCuzzillo - May 26, 2012

If you’re out for networking in the BI industry and keeping score, you still attend TDWI or Strata. But for an experience that stays with you, you…

Best Practices
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The Future of BI in Two Words

TedCuzzillo - April 24, 2012

What’s the future of BI? Last fall, one sharp source of mine answered, “Two words: Tableau and QlikView. You didn’t hear it here.”Those are startling words coming…