Teaching Up – Educating the Business about BI and Analytics

‘Big Data’, ‘analytics’, ‘machine learning’, ‘AI’…the list of misused and misunderstood terms grows exponentially the more technology evolves. Of course, most IT executives understand the definitions and capabilities of emerging technologies, and many even see the opportunities that are possible – it’s the business executives that may need further explanation. I’ve heard many variations [...]

2019-10-01T18:14:04-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Data Analytics, Leadership|Tags: , , , |

It’s Your Turn to Benefit from Big Data

Traditionally, big data has been solely the fare of large companies. This status has been perpetuated by two myths SMBs fall for. First, they believe that big data is made for big business. In other words, if they do not have an enormous amount of data, they have no use for big data. In fact, [...]

2017-08-14T09:40:37-04:00August 14th, 2017|Categories: Data Analytics|Tags: , |

Fourth generation family business upholds traditions with analytics

Oberweis Dairy has been committed to the tradition of home milk delivery for more than 100 years. But the dairy business is not what it used to be.  Until about the 1960s, home milk delivery was a mainstay for most US families. By the 1970s, more and more families were buying milk at the local [...]

2017-05-25T10:55:45-04:00May 17th, 2017|Categories: Data Analytics|Tags: , , |

Become an Insights Driven Midmarket Organization

While analytics can be developed and leveraged across the business, midmarket companies have seen greatest success when focusing on the customer Three key areas to focus resources Midsized organizations today face a complex set of issues in the marketplace. Customer expectations keep climbing, data sources and customer engagement points continue to multiply and internal demands to drive [...]

2017-02-09T19:01:19-05:00February 9th, 2017|Categories: Data Analytics|Tags: , , |