How to choose the right graph

How to choose the right graph

How to choose the right graph can make or break a presentation.  Sometimes, the choice of a graph is a no brainer, and only one graph type will work.  Other times it’s a little more challenging working out how to best present your data. The decision is made even more complicated now that there is […]

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5 ways to give your data to those who need it

5 Ways to give data to those who need it

Big data is the panacea to all our problems… or so we are told.  All over the world, we’re seeing organisations catapulting to exciting new levels by leveraging their data in ingenious ways.  Companies should consider these 5 ways to give data to those you need it, to solve problems successfully. However, plenty of companies […]

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Are you guilty of data ignorance?

Are you guilty of data ignorance

Very few companies are leveraging data. The headlines scream otherwise as we are told that every company has big data and is using it to conquer the world. But this is simply not true. Are you guilty of data ignorance perhaps? What is true is that most companies are very interested in Big Data and […]

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How many Book1.xls do you have?

How many Book1.xls do you have

How many Book1.xls do you have? Like almost every firm out there you’ve probably got a whole bunch of these files on your server. The IT department hates it.  But to me, these files indicate something important. These files are an indication that some staff are engaging in exploratory analysis.  An analytical playground, if you […]

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DIY Dashboarding Disaster

DIY Dashboarding Disaster

Paragon industries called us about a problem they had with their dashboard.  They desperately needed to avert a DIY dashboarding disaster. They’d created a KPI dashboard using an off-the-shelf dashboard software application and were having challenges with certain types of graphs.  They needed our help in finishing their dashboard. After meeting with the team, it […]

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