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Marketing Trends and Projection 2016 - 2017

Gregory P. Demetriou | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Gregory P. Demetriou

My e-mail has been full of 2017 resolutions and motivations for the coming year. Mixed in with them are some interesting reports and analysis of what...

A Toddler's Guide to Data Analytics

Ben Newton | Posted 01.05.2017 | Business
Ben Newton

Any parent of a two-year old appreciates the power of speaking a common language. There is nothing more frustrating to my two-year old son than his in...

Data Isn't Truth. It's Signal.

Kevin McDermott | Posted 12.14.2016 | Business
Kevin McDermott

When people are presented with disagreeable facts they tend to double down on their own truth.

Shark sightings are higher in a shark tank

Soren Petersen | Posted 12.08.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

What do shark sightings; startup failure and data analytics have in common? Well, if your name is Mike or Peter your chances of encountering a shark ...

4 Ways Data Analytics Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Lucinda Watrous | Posted 11.16.2016 | Business
Lucinda Watrous

Whether you're a brand new entrepreneur or an experienced one with several years of running a business (or multiple businesses!), there's a lot you ca...

Data-Driven Everything

Adora Svitak | Posted 11.08.2016 | Impact
Adora Svitak

I said at the beginning that this was an article about quantitative data, but really, this is a plea for humility. The idea that any one discipline has a monopoly on the truth is highly dangerous. Worshipping at the feet of gods we build out of numbers and code is no better than worshipping at the feet of the gods we imagine.

The Need For People Data

David B. Nast | Posted 11.07.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

People-related issues can tear apart a company, eroding even the most solid foundation built on the best products or services. On the talent acquisit...

Big Data Is Better Predictor For Employee Recruitment And Retention Than Resumes

Michael Rosenbaum | Posted 10.28.2016 | Technology
Michael Rosenbaum

Our country's heated presidential race has raised important questions about our next leader's temperament, from the kind of person best suited to medi...

From Halloween to Amazon Prime Day: What Big Data Tells Us About Online Shopping Trends

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 10.25.2016 | Business
Rachel Wolfson

Halloween, Black Friday and the Holidays are right around the corner and online retailers are gearing up for major sales this year. Forrester Research...

Leveraging Microsites and PPC to Test a New Startup Idea Before Launch

Kevin Rowe | Posted 10.01.2016 | Business
Kevin Rowe

When you go swimming you have a few options before getting into the pool, 1) jump right in a hope the temperature is okay, 2) dip your foot in before ...

How Business Intelligence is Disrupting the Smart Data Industry and Panorama's Solution to BeyondCore Customers

Laiza King | Posted 09.23.2016 | Technology
Laiza King

Credit Over the years, business intelligence has transformed the way we do business, by dishing out billions of information from multiple data source...

Lessons From My Internship At Uber Philippines

David Ongchoco | Posted 08.29.2016 | Business
David Ongchoco

Starting a startup is hard, but scaling it is even harder. This was the big realization I had when my startup organization YouthHack was facing growin...

A Cure For What Ails Health Care

Michael Rosenbaum | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business
Michael Rosenbaum

It comes as no surprise that the discourse among Presidential candidates and political pundits has been dominated lately by national security. After all, anxiety over another possible terrorist attack on our soil is rising in the wake of the recent atrocities in Bangladesh, Iraq, and Istanbul, as well as the mass murder in Orlando.

How Business Intelligence Helps Small Businesses Make Better Decisions

Laiza King | Posted 07.28.2016 | Business
Laiza King

We often talk about the benefits of business intelligence, but we rarely explain what business intelligence is and why you should even consider it. More often than not, we are faced with this dilemma as we find ourselves excited at the "prospect" of what our business intelligence (BI) tools should offer, without knowing what it really can do.

A Matter of Life and Data

Carter Hewgley | Posted 07.22.2016 | Impact
Carter Hewgley

I don't pretend to speak for the unconscionable number killed at the wrong end of a firearm. From Baton Rouge to Chicago, Dallas, Ferguson, Orlando, S...

Brain mapping: Getting it right

Kevin S. Weiner | Posted 07.21.2016 | Science
Kevin S. Weiner

This post was written in collaboration with Randy Gollub, Jeanette Mumford, Panthea Heydari, Leonardo Fernandino, and Cyril Pernet, as well as was app...

Here's Why Brexit Should Not Have Surprised Anyone

Beverly Macy | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Beverly Macy

The vote heard round the world. Lots of surprise in worldwide political circles as well as financial and trading markets. Even on the street, UK voters and observers everywhere still seem stunned. With all the sophistication in social media and big data analytics how could everyone have been so wrong?

Bernie Sanders Is Never Going to Roll Over

Taylor Gipple | Posted 05.19.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

The recent happenings at the Nevada State Democratic Convention have made abundantly clear that a significant portion of Bernie Sanders followers will never fall in line and support Clinton if she's the Democratic nominee.

Data Analytics and the Liberal Arts

Adam Weinberg | Posted 04.20.2016 | College
Adam Weinberg

The world is awash in data, creating new opportunities in fields such as product development, marketing, and public health, as well as scientific rese...

To Combat Human Trafficking, Hope Isn't a Strategy

Greg Iaquinto | Posted 04.14.2016 | Impact
Greg Iaquinto

Supply chains need a modern approach to eliminating modern slavery Stories like Vannak Prum's are all too common. He left his home in Cambodia...

Don't Give Up on Bernie Sanders Yet

Taylor Gipple | Posted 04.03.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

Don't think for a second that there isn't still a warm, glowing light at the end of a dark tunnel that is the election process. And that light is shining brighter than ever for Bernie Sanders.

Startup Insider: How a Collaboration Between Dreamit Health and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Led to Haystack Informatics

David Ongchoco | Posted 03.16.2016 | Business
David Ongchoco

Startup Insider is a series of articles with the goal of helping aspiring founders and entrepreneurs understand the ins and outs of starting a startup...

Are Big Data Career Paths Attracting More Women to Tech?

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 02.15.2017 | Technology
Rachel Wolfson

The famous German philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche, once said: "That which does not kill us, makes us stronger." While this quote holds an enormous am...

Going Against the Flow: Armen Berjikly, CEO of Kanjoya

Charu Sharma | Posted 02.14.2017 | Technology
Charu Sharma

Armen founded Kanjoya in 2007 and serves as the company's CEO. Their workplace intelligence platform is used by leading enterprises such as Cisco, Mic...

The Internet and Bernie Sanders: A Love Story

Taylor Gipple | Posted 02.12.2017 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

There hasn't ever been a presidential candidate who has leveraged the Internet better than Bernie Sanders. It was just a matter of time before a candidate jumped into the interwebs with both feet, but the odd part was it was a 74-year-old grandpa.