What is Big Data?

Big Data - what it is and what it means to your business

Result Metrics vs. Performance Metrics:

Should companies rely more on results metrics (the apple) or performance metrics (the reci...

Business Analytics and Hollywood: A Match Made in Heaven?

Gary Cokins discusses the connection between business analytics and Hollywood Oscar nomina...

Dashboard Lingo For Newcomers

If you’re new to dashboards there may be a lot of jargon and acronyms that you’re not over...

Mapping Dashboards to Objectives

Dashboard solutions allow an organization to visualize and monitor their data in a meaning...

In Praise of Connected Scatter Plots

Hans Rosling's presentation in the BBC documentary - The Joy of Stats.

A World Filled With Data Visualization

A World Filled With Data Visualization

Data Visualization is everywhere. It has become a staple for every department in every typ...

A Little Something About Pie Charts

Pie charts are fascinating circles of controversies; users love them and experts like Step...

The ABC's of Data Storage

The substantial growth in IT over the past decade has moved IT from being a back-office su...

Analytics and Big Data: The Skeptics vs. The Enthusiasts

Resistance to change is human nature. People are comfortable with and like the status quo....

Context is King - A Case Study

Context is King - A Case Study

Big Data, Small data, excel data, dashboard data, ad hoc reports, analytics, and even note...