Tableau’s 2019 Business Intelligence Trends

As many of us hustle to wrap up a busy calendar year, it is fun to take a break and look at what trends are being projected in analytics.  Tableau released it's trend report for 2019 and I think the codes of ethics is relevant to many of us - especially relating to GDPR.  What trends … Continue reading Tableau’s 2019 Business Intelligence Trends

Funfetti Cake and Data

I love Funfetti cake, and I really like experiments and data.  Check out how this blogger created an experiment to work through some heat mapping, and  visualization of ranked order to compare different recipes for funfetti cakes. I know that I will use this guide to figure out what types of funfetti cake I will … Continue reading Funfetti Cake and Data

Football Survey: What Teams are Most and Least-Liked in the NFL?

Many of us are settling into the football season with fantasy football leagues, foods coated with Frank's RedHot sauce, and tireless NFL jingles looping in our brains.  A blog I occasionally read settled into the season by creating a survey  asking NFL fans about their least-liked and most-liked teams and had favorability ratings assigned. Check … Continue reading Football Survey: What Teams are Most and Least-Liked in the NFL?

Looking Forward to Seeing you at APRA!

Josh Birkholz, Bond Lammey, Emma Hinke, and Allison Gannon are looking forward to seeing you at APRA's 30th Annual Prospect Development Conference this week! We are excited for the schedule and are also participating in the following sessions: Was It Worth It? Predictive Modeling Evaluation July 27, 2017 3:00–3:45 p.m. presented by Josh Birkholz and Selina Griffin Inconceivable! Or Maybe … Continue reading Looking Forward to Seeing you at APRA!

How has Analytics Changed and Stayed the Same in the Last Decade?

A decade ago Thomas Davenport and Jeanne Harris authored the book Competing on Analytics  where they discussed how companies were competing with analytics.  In the past decade, hardware changes have advanced, and analytics tools have deepened which has changed how people work and understand analytics. Check out other insights the authors have noted here and check … Continue reading How has Analytics Changed and Stayed the Same in the Last Decade?