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You don’t know me. Or do you? Data meets anthropology

When the lines between different fields of study are blurred (law and medicine, economics and psychology), new ways of thinking emerge. What happens when a data management expert takes an interest in anthropology?

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Components of an information management strategy

From data integration to data governance, each piece of your data management strategy plays an important role when it comes to improving and managing your business information. Learn what these components are – and what they can do for your business.

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Goooooal! How data stewards score with data visualization

There are referees who make sure players stick to the rules. There are guidelines. Best practices. But wait – are we talking about soccer, or data management? The two have more in common than you'd think.

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Data governance for all. Or is it?

When it comes to data governance, one size doesn't fit all. Your company's culture, maturity and incumbent practices all affect the type of system you might implement. What, then, should you consider before you start a data governance program?

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Charlie Brown's teacher speaks Hadoop. Do you?

Ever felt like you and your big data specialist were speaking different languages? It doesn't have to be conversation full of "wah-wah-wawahs." Learn how a non-geek can speak big data.

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Data management backgrounder

From data access to data federation and master data management, find out what these terms mean and why they’re important for your analytics projects.

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You can’t have that data! It’s not perfect yet.

Should you have complete confidence in the quality of your data before handing it over for use in processes or analytics? Not necessarily. Find out why it’s okay for your data to be “good enough.”

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Five steps that can save your data analytics – and help you save face

There’s nothing more awkward than watching analysts struggle to defend their results. Even if you think your process is rock-solid, things can go awry – unless you keep these milestones in mind.

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When bad data happens to good companies

Don’t let bad data bring you down. This insightful e-book uses a real-life client story to prove that a data quality program can make a big difference. It's time to bring bad data out from its hiding place and send it packing.

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How to nurture a data steward culture

Most data stewards aren’t hired outright – they’re homegrown. Find out why this can be a smart approach, and then learn six steps toward building your own stewardship program.

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Canada Post on the (careful) commercialization of data

As a common data point across databases, address data is an integral part to any master data management strategy. It’s powerful when it’s right; frustrating when it’s not. Could Canada Post turn a seemingly ordinary data point into a profitable business line?

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