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Analysis Paralysis Part 1: When Is Enough, Enough?

At what point do you have enough data to make your decision?

We’ve all heard the saying, and know how it can apply to several aspects of our lives. It can be said about too much rain, too much clutter, even too much ice cream (is there such a thing?) But in this case, I’m talking about analysis.

Ask the Right Questions

To embrace data literacy, organizations need to ensure that the workforce understands not everyone needs to be a data scientist, but can master the key characteristics of data literacy: the ability to read, work with, analyze, and argue with data. One key skill everyone needs to gain throughout the organization for data literacy to succeed is asking the right questions with one’s data.

Weave Conference 2018, Asia Pacific’s Premier Supply Chain Conference

Asia Pacific’s premier supply chain conference, presented by Weave returns on 1 June 2018 at the Cordis Hotel, Hong Kong with an international guest speaker line up from the US, EU, UK and Asia.

With rapid developments in consumer preferences and technology what does this mean for traditional retail supply chains?

2018 will bring more discussion and insight on retail supply chain disruption within the global footwear, apparel and softgood industries.

What is AI?

There is a mountain of hype around big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning. It’s a bit like kissing in the schoolyard – everyone is talking about it, but few are really doing it, and nobody is doing it well (shoutout to my friend Steve Totman at Cloudera for that line). There is certainly broad consensus that organizations need to be monetizing their data.

Intuitive and Associative AI

Over the course of the next 20 years, we will see changes in the way we have been working for the last 2000 years.

The way we work is changing. There have been 4 major areas in human history that defined the way we work; the Hunter and Gatherer Age lasted several million years, the Agricultural Age lasted several thousand years, the Industrial Age lasted a couple of centuries, and the Information Age lasted only a few decades.

10 Tips to Build a Successful Data Catalog

Last August we released Alteryx Connect, a social data exploration and data cataloging platform for the enterprise. What is a data catalog and how do organizations successfully build one? Data cataloging is an organized service that enables users across an organization to find and explore information assets in a secure and governed environment.

The 5 Biggest Data Visualization Mistakes Everyone Can Easily Avoid

Avoid these mistakes to ensure that your data analysis and reporting efforts will have the desired impact

Data visualization is often the final hurdle between turning data into insights and ensuring that insights from data are understood by the key people so they can make better-informed decisions and take the appropriate actions.