This collection of articles and presentations includes information on predictive analytics. Big data is increasingly making the list as a key trend. While it's a hot topic, most companies have not been successful leveraging data for predictive analysis. Most organizations are still focused on siloed, historic data and examining trends versus forward-looking analytics. Especially for corporate and shared services functions, analytics will be a key differentiator and important contributor to an organization's strategy. In this collection, you will learn:
- what analytics is,
- key drivers of analytics,
- trends in the use of deploying analytics,
- stages of analytics maturity,
- key factors for establishing or improving an analytics function, and
- barriers to success.