Strategy, Leadership, Culture & Innovation: Interview with Cary Correia, GE USA: Part 1


See how Cary’s teams worked towards a data driven culture, the use of proactive and reactive analytics, and facilitating the most significant steps to move from strategy to execution.

Three strategies to improve the end-to-end customer experience


In this ebook, you’ll discover three proven strategies for connecting disparate customer interactions into a seamless, personalized customer journey.

More Brands Use AI Driven PPC Strategies For Optimal Exposure

Smart Data Collective

The Proliferation of AI in Google AdWords and Other PPC Strategies. PPC expert Loren Baker talked about some of the strategies that you can use to merge AI and PPC and SEO. Benefits of Using AI in Your PPC Strategy.

The Insights Beat: Save Your Data Strategy From A Nosedive

Srividya Sridharan

Is Your Data Strategy Lacking? (Jeremy Vale and Paolo Santamaria contributed to this post.)

Your 2-Part Metrics Audit for High-Value Products

Speaker: Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, Startup Patterns

Big Data Is The Core Of Your Audience Targeting Strategy

Smart Data Collective

Unfortunately, this data is useless without a well-thought out strategy. The post Big Data Is The Core Of Your Audience Targeting Strategy appeared first on SmartData Collective. Big data is making it easier for marketers to make the most of their campaigns.

Five Strategies for Slaying the Data Puking Dragon.

Occam's Razor

As you accumulate more experience in your career, you’ll discover there are a cluster of simple strategies you can follow to pretty ruthlessly eliminate the riffraff and focus on the critical view. This is a clever strategy, I think you are going to love it.

Digital, Strategy and Design

Mark McDonald

In consulting terms, digital leaders activate build competency in strategy and design. Leaders place their need for strategy and design in high demand. Strategy and Design have much in common. Similarities between design and strategy drive much of this tension. Strategy involves determining the company’s intent. Strategy provides a perspective on where and how the company will win from the inside out. Is that a manifestation of a strategy or design bias?

Components of a Data Governance Strategy in Financial Services

Perficient Data & Analytics

In this post, I discuss the components needed to design a data governance strategy. A comprehensive program to manage data consists of a number of components: Data Strategy & Architecture.

How To Build A Modern & Effective Video Marketing Strategy


It’s a no surprise videos can serve as a strong and stable base for a successful marketing strategy. Your business success hinges on the right video marketing strategy, the right production quality, and high-quality video with the right message.

Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

Developing a PaaS Migration Strategy

Perficient Data & Analytics

In this blog we will look at the steps to create a migration strategy to PaaS including re-platforming legacy applications. Application migrations are often tied to a larger business-level, digital-transformation strategy.

Driving Digital Strategy (Review)

DSI Analytics

Harvard’s Sunil Gupta, who has worked with top organizations around the globe, presents valuable lessons-learned in his recent book, Driving Digital Strategy: A Guide to Reimagining Your Business. The post Driving Digital Strategy (Review) appeared first on DSI Analytics.

Grocery distributor uses data to justify quality service strategy


Grocery wholesale distributors use networks for buying power and breadth of product range. F or many members of the Countrywide Food Service Network, d ata analytics is the new secret weapon to stay competitive.

Streamlining your data assets: A strategy for the journey to AI

O'Reilly on Data

Continue reading Streamlining your data assets: A strategy for the journey to AI Dinesh Nirmal shares a data asset framework that incorporates current business structures and the elements you need for an AI-fluent data platform.

What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Data Management Strategy in the Age of 5G


5G is being rolled out this year. In fact, Verizon is already providing 5G services in some areas. But it’s not enough for you to buy the latest 5G phone that will “allow you to download a movie in just seconds.”

Go-To-Market Strategy in the Clouds

Perficient Data & Analytics

After more than four years as part of the management consulting team, I am now responsible for launching our go-to-market (GTM) strategy for our firm’s cloud services. I’ve embarked on a new journey with Perficient.

Supercharge your data strategy

Data Insight

Businesses, regardless of their size, require a detailed level of thinking to understand the contextual relevance and how they can actually deliver on their customer strategy. By Carmen Vicelich, Data Insight CEO We’re now living in the age of the customer.

Why adopt a hybrid, multi-cloud strategy?


A hybrid, multi-cloud strategy is the best approach to managing these distributed, heterogeneous data ecosystems. Three key reasons why a hybrid, multi-cloud strategy is important for your organization: Data gravity. One side effect of this battle is that larger enterprises tend to change their cloud strategy often; the former boss wanted AWS whereas the new boss wants Microsoft. Transforming Your Business with Multi-cloud and Hybrid Strategies.

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

8 Tips For Implementing A Successful Business Intelligence Strategy

BA Learnings

In order to keep your business competitive, drive growth, ensure continuous improvement and enhance profits, a Business Intelligence (BI) strategy is essential. But a BI strategy is not just about technology or choosing the right platform.

Why EA Needs to Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy


Instead they rely on consultants, trends, regulations and legislation to drive strategy. The few analyses performed focus on immediate questions, rarely planning and strategy. The post Why EA Needs to Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy appeared first on erwin, Inc.

Is Big Data Important In Your Social Media Customer Service Strategy?

Smart Data Collective

Social media has been central to customer service strategies for the past few years. Key Principles to Using Big Data in Your Customer Service Strategy. Big Data is the Key to Getting the Most of Your Customer Service Strategy. The post Is Big Data Important In Your Social Media Customer Service Strategy? Big Data SmartData Collective Exclusive big data customer satisfaction customer service customer service strategy social media

4 Tips to Maximize Your IAM Strategy in the Cloud

Sirius Computer Solutions

A successful IAM strategy requires at least one full-time “gatekeeper” (or several working part-time) to ensure complete compliance and optimal security. The post 4 Tips to Maximize Your IAM Strategy in the Cloud appeared first on Sirius Computer Solutions.

Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

4 Development Pitfalls to Avoid with an Agile Growth Strategy

Mixpanel on Data

Throughout his career, Al has focused on helping companies develop and execute digital strategies to grow their business and stay ahead of the curve. But making this investment early in the process will provide a solid framework to sustain and scale your growth strategy into the future. Here are just a few of the issues you can bypass when you implement growth strategies from the beginning: 1. Al Harnisch is the Vice President of Growth at Prolific Interactive.

Harness Your Enterprise Data Warehouse Strategy

Perficient Data & Analytics

A proper enterprise data strategy can empower a business. A data enterprise strategy is a well-rounded direction for an organization to potentially harness data-driven capabilities. A great enterprise data strategy is composed of 4 major factors. When the strategy is relevant, the information is contextual to the organization, therefore it’s not generic. This strategy should accelerate the business.

Data Strategy Framework: Handle with CARE

Perficient Data & Analytics

Therefore, it’s important to have data strategy framework in place. On a daily basis, I come across clients looking for a data strategy. Data Strategy Components. When developing a data strategy we like to use CARE to build the framework.

Unleash the power of data with a modern data strategy

IBM Big Data Hub

In my last blog , I stressed the need for a modern data architecture (MDA) to underpin the next generation of the cognitive enterprise , fully harness data using the latest technologies, and sustain a

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies to see how to lead with a clear strategy well-defined tactics, and an unbiased understanding of the fundamental question: "why are you innovating?".

Data Governance and Security: How to Put Data at the Heart of Your Business Strategy


Putting Data at the Center of Your Business Strategy. Instead of thinking about how you might be covered in a worst-case scenario, your organization must take a proactive approach to its data strategy: Focus on the potential financial, social and reputational risks of a data leak.

BI strategy beyond Excel (video)

3AG Systems

In this video, Matthew from 3AG Systems expands on the themes discussed in our earlier blog post, BI strategy beyond Excel. Read More

PepsiCo’s competitive strategy turned into KPIs


Let’s look at the KPIs and business strategy of PepsiCo from the perspective of their recently published Q2 2017 results

Book Review: Corporate Finance and Investment: Decisions and Strategies

Jen Stirrup

Corporate Finance And Investment: Decisions & Strategies by Richard Pike. My rating: 5 of 5 stars. This book was helpful in helping me to understand the principles of corporate finance, and develop the key tools to apply it in the workplace. I will probably keep dipping into it throughout my career. It’s well-rounded, covering a range of topics from Islamic Finance to behavioural finance. I think it is a must-read for MBA students. View all my reviews. Book Review Books

Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

Optimizing SaaS Pricing Strategy Based On Data Analysis

Smart Data Collective

Trying to create the ultimate SaaS pricing strategy is tricky, to say the least. But first, let’s take a look first at some types of pricing strategies. From the above two data segmentation results a few SaaS pricing strategies may emerge: Tiered user pricing – in this case, the price for the SaaS is determined by the number of customers. Pretty simple, and often in combination with other pricing strategies.

Constructing A Digital Transformation Strategy: Putting the Data in Digital Transformation


Having a clearly defined digital transformation strategy is an essential best practice for successful digital transformation. But what makes a viable digital transformation strategy? Constructing A Digital Transformation Strategy: Data Enablement.

Why Your Enterprise Needs a Hybrid Cloud Strategy


Hybrid cloud has become the norm inside the enterprise, and every organization needs a hybrid cloud strategy to cope with the challenges it presents. Solving the pain points of big data management is often an essential first step in creating a hybrid cloud strategy that works, and should be done in the context of the business. So, business strategy should drive data strategy, which in turn, should drive your cloud strategy. .

Closer Than You Think: Data Strategies Across Your Company


For this month’s episode of our Radical Transparency podcast , I got on the phone with Charles Holive, Managing Director for Sisense’s Strategy Consulting Business, to discuss the way the changing role of data is forcing companies to evolve in the modern business environment. Three of the many topics we covered were what a data strategy has to encompass, vital considerations when dealing with data, and who the main players are when it comes to executing your data strategy.

Crucial KPIs for Your Growing Company: 7 Principles & 35 Metrics Every SMB Needs