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Key Ways Business Analysis Recalibrates Strategic Direction and Accelerates Project ROI

by: Laura Buchanan, RN, BSN, MBA

Customized business analysis solutions deliver a multitude of invaluable corporate benefits, helping companies in every industry make deliberate modifications that drive process improvements, streamline communication, and optimize initiative results. A business analyst (BA) serves as an internal agent of change, evaluating vital intelligence data sets to eliminate internal operational silos as well as bridge the gap between IT and various other departments and stakeholders. Most...

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5 Tips For Modern UI That Optimizes Visitor Impact

by: Scott Neu

Business owners across every industry recognize that a cohesive digital presence is a mission-critical component in today’s globally connected world. However, many entrepreneurs don’t realize that simply using digital tools is not enough. To gain a competitive edge with both customer- and employee-facing technologies, companies in any industry must also consider a tool’s user interface (UI). A sound, effective UI can strategically and seamlessly merge...

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Key Features of Power BI

by: Daniel Glenn

Successful entrepreneurs recognize that, in today’s globally connected marketplace, data is king. Effectively harnessing and analyzing relevant corporate data empowers business owners in every industry with the intelligence needed to make informed decisions across virtually every department and operation on both an internal and external level. Companies of every size and scope can tap into the benefits of stored business information to: Discover new market...

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What You Need to Know for Your Data Strategy In 2019

by: Phil Hartman

In today’s online, digitally connected world, the need for instant, real-time data insight has reached a fever pitch for organizations striving to dominate market share on a global scale. As the need for increased data integration and business intelligence reporting continues to grow and change, so too does our need for an evolving data strategy. Business owners, driven to maintain their in-market competitive edge, continue...

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2019 Business Intelligence Trends from Tableau

by: Travis Hampton

Every year since 2012 Tableau posts its Top 10 trends for business intelligence. You can view the 2019 BI Trends report here: https://www.tableau.com/reports/business-intelligence-trends Each year, I read this report with great anticipation. As a leading business intelligence and analytics solution, Tableau provides the industry with thought leadership and predictions. This years’ trends report is no different. While reading Tableau’s 2019 BI trends report, I thought...

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Why Writing React Can Make You a Better JavaScript Developer

by: Dre Randaci

Let’s face it, working on UI is hard. There are so many subjective variables that lend to a good end-user experience that it can be a tall order to accomplish well, especially in a landscape of ever-increasing technology expectations. Choosing a tool that will solve the business requirements efficiently while keeping Domain Specific Language, or DSL, knowledge to a minimum is ideal. As a Technical...

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Building Bridgestone’s Culture: A Face to Face with Gary Garfield

by: Moshe Cole

Note: The views expressed in this blog are solely those of Gary Garfield. During my summer internship at InfoWorks, Gary Garfield—former CEO of Bridgestone Americas was kind enough to sit down with Tony Heard—Partner at InfoWorks, and me for an interview. In this interview, Gary shares how he became CEO, his overhaul of Bridgestone’s strategy and culture, his use of analytics in data-driven decision making,...

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Could Your Business Crash and Burn Without Dashboard Analytics?

by: Moshe Cole

The Importance of a Business Dashboard Imagine climbing in your car, merging onto the interstate, and suddenly realizing that your dashboard went out. When you drive past a police officer, how will you know if you are going the speed limit? You think you have enough gas to get to work, but you don’t remember the last time you filled up. Your car has been...

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Leading With Data Driven Decisions

by: Moshe Cole

The ability to make decisions is the hallmark of a leader. But, according to leadership expert Larina Kase, author of “The Confident Leader,” the ability to make consistent, exceptional decisions is the hallmark of a great leader. As more and more businesses correlate relevant customer, market, operational, and financial data, the ability to use this data in an actionable way is becoming more paramount to...

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Data Preparation Made Easy With Tableau Prep

by: Ian Hagerman

Last month, Tableau released a brand-new tool to its data visualization product suite, Tableau Prep. Tableau Prep is a data preparation tool designed for analysts and business users who try to prepare data for themselves, but might get stuck because they don’t have traditional ETL expertise. The tool empowers users to combine, shape, and cleanse data for analysis in Tableau. As you would expect, Tableau...

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