Tag Archives: organizational decision making

Blackjack and business: It’s not luck of the draw anymore

Blackjack and Business

Jeffrey Ma, author of The House Advantage, compares blackjack to organizational decision making. He says now that technology is available to make more informed decisions, organizations would be “fools to not at least incorporate them as part of their decision-making process.”


If you can predict it, you own it

Eric Siegel

For organizations eager to grow sales by taking an analytical approach, they need to understand the data that is available right now, lock down clear business objectives, keep the process in motion and on target, and measure the results, says Eric Siegel, PhD, Conference Chair of Predictive Analytics World and Text Analytics World.

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How organizations make better decisions


What kinds of common decisions can be improved by analytics and how? Author and researcher Tom Davenport has several suggestions.


Beyond the art of analytics

Beyond the Art of Analytics

James Taylor, CEO of Decision Management Solutions, and Evan Stubbs, SAS Regional Product Manager for Analytics in Australia and New Zealand, talk about embedding processes for fact-based decision making throughout the organization in this webcast.

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The translation layer: the role of analytic talent


Find out how to drive business forward by changing the roles of analysts teams from data providers to insight integrators.


Raising the bar on business analytics: innovation powered by grid


Can business analytics and grid computing enable competitive differentiation? Three case studies explore that and other questions about high-performance computing.

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Business analytics: helping you put an informed foot forward

Jim Davis

What is business analytics and how can it help? Find out what makes business analytics

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Elements of a business analytics framework for IT


Business analytics allows you to make decisions that mean something, that support overall organizational growth. Learn about these types of decisions.

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