About this paper
The Harvard Business Review paper What Executives Don't Understand About Big Data explores the topic of big data and the confusion surrounding it by top level executives. Michael Schrage, research fellow at MIT Sloan School’s Center for Digital Business, and author of Serious Play discusses the critical success factor when it comes to getting the most value from big data to improve an organizations’ profitability. This paper will help executives better understand their role in managing big data and which questions to ask that yield the best results.
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