Thoughts

Thoughts on data and analyics topics such as strategy, decision inytelligence, analytics product development and value relaisation

 

Applied Insights launches its YouTube Channel!

Applied Insights has ventured into the world of YouTube! I know I'm a bit late to the game perhaps but increasingly I've found that short form videos are a good way to engage with a potential audience. I am going to draw the line at TikTok though!  The first piece of...

Why you need to focus on the ‘Last Mile’ in your data supply chain

Why you need to focus on the ‘Last Mile’ in your data supply chain

From what I can see, many organisations still struggle with how to deliver real business value from their data and analytics, particularly completing the ‘last mile’ by turning insights into actions and understanding the outcomes. In supply chain and logistics...

“If I tell you the answer, what are you going to do with it?”

“If I tell you the answer, what are you going to do with it?”

I think I first used that phrase back in the DotCom days (yes, I go back that far), when a colleague of mine asked me for some data. I just finished completing the build of a data warehouse and business intelligence system and the data was starting to flow around the...