Tag Archives: data quality

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

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

Too often, the most restrictive and exacting quality requirement becomes the standard operating procedure (SOP) for all data. SAS’ Kimberly Nevala explains what might be a good SOP and what you’ll gain from it.

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You’re the reason your data is bad

You're the reason your data is bad

Evan Stubbs, author The Value of Business Analytics, examines the blame game surrounding bad data and the inevitable poor results. Stubbs offers advice on admitting mistakes and why correcting them are of utmost importance in analytics.

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Your data flock needs a shepherd

Thought leader, SAS Best Practices

One of the most influential factors on human behavior is culture. In the context of data management, far too many organizations have cultures that support secrecy, individual ownership of data, and a willingness to step around formal data management processes. In light of these bad cultural norms, what can you do to improve your data quality?

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Solutions to top analytics challenges for executives

Solutions to top analytics challenges for executives

Executives face analytics challenges like data quality, access and security and the continued distance between the business and IT sides of the business. These short webcasts give more details and ways to overcome them.

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Quality data trumps intuition

Data quality trumps intuition

Why do some still cling to intuition over the cold, hard facts? Accenture SAS Analytics Group research uncovers some reasons in this article.

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