Data Quality Tips From the Pros (Part 2)

Debating the Value of Self-Service BI and Analytics

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (Data) this Halloween

Organizational Intelligence - It's Time to Empower the 78%

Better Data Boosts B2B Performance

Organizational Intelligence - It's Time to Empower the 78%

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Gerald Cohen | September 26, 2016

I’m delighted to announce that this week we’ll officially launch our new book, "Organizational Intelligence". My esteemed colleague, Rado Kotorov, Ph.D., and I have penned the book as a resource to help organizations skillfully navigate today’s business intelligence (BI) and analytics landscape....

Melissa Treier: Helping the Midmarket Leverage Data

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Kathleen Moran | September 22, 2016

We’re proud to announce that our own VP of Product Sales and Strategy Melissa Treier has been named to The Channel Company's Top Midmarket Executives list for her exceptional work in the midmarket. And, just last night she was honored with the recognition at the Midsize Enterprise...

Olympics Debrief - Who Punched Above Their Weight?

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Andy McCartney | September 20, 2016

I was in the UK last week, and was pleasantly suprised how Olympics crazy the country still was, in this case Paralympics crazy.  Now back in the US there is a stark difference in the media coverage and public awareness between the two Olympics.  Perhaps it is down to the success of the...

Top 5 Worst Practices in BI and How to Avoid Them

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Andy McCartney | September 19, 2016

Welcome to the first blog in a new series that considers the worst practices in BI and analytics, and how to avoid them. Many business intelligence (BI) implementations don’t deliver the anticipated results. In a recent study conducted by Dresner Advisory Services, only 35 percent of companies...

Better Data Boosts B2B Performance

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Jake Freivald | September 14, 2016

"Decision making at big B2B companies is often skewed by anecdote and myth," claims a new article in Harvard Business Review. "Anecdotes gain that stature because managers often lack timely, reliable information." Author Rob Markey goes on to discuss how smart B2B companies use frequent, direct...

Big Data – Embrace the Disruption!

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Beth Adams | September 12, 2016

You’ve read the definitions. The reality is data growth is huge — we’re generating more information than ever before. It’s more important than ever to make sure that you are using the correct technology innovations and methods to succeed with big data.

First Rate Investment Services: A Quarter Century of Partnership

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Jon M. Deutsch | September 08, 2016

Since its founding in 1991, First Rate Investment Services has relied on Information Builders to glean insights from stores of customer portfolio data, turning information into business advantage. First Rate uses Information Builders’ WebFOCUS Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics...