The Future of BI: Actionable Intelligence

Business intelligence isn’t a new concept, but it is one that has made leaps and bounds in the past few years thanks to the proliferation of big data, the development of sophisticated analytics tools, the Internet of Things (IoT) and the advent of artificial intelligence. These technologies show no signs of slowing down, but how […]

Data Analytics: Biggest Benefits and Hurdles

Ask the average business leader how important data analytics is to his or her company, and you’re most likely to get this response: “Very important. We’re not using it as much as we’d like to, but analytics are a big part of our long-term growth strategy.” A recent report from Dun & Bradstreet and Forbes […]

Why Hasn’t HR Embraced People Analytics?

The backbone of any successful business is its employees. In fact, according to a global IBM survey, 71% of CEOs say human capital is a key source of competitive advantage. So, it should be no surprise that managing HR-related data is a critical aspect of any business. Why then, has HR analytics progress been so […]

You’ve deployed a BI tool. Now what? Five factors that Influence BI success

There’s a general understanding that organizations that use data as a strategic advantage perform better than those that don’t. As a result, increasingly more companies are turning to business intelligence (BI) to help shape their business strategies, improve their products and services, drive cost and process efficiencies and eliminate pain points from across their operations. […]