Delivering business analytics : practical guidelines for best practice /

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Author / Creator:Stubbs, Evan
Imprint:Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2013.
Description:1 online resource.
Language:English
Series:Wiley and SAS business series
Wiley and SAS business series.
Subject:Business planning.
Strategic planning.
Decision-making.
Business planning.
Decision making.
Strategic planning.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9332324
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ISBN:9781118559543 (electronic bk.)
1118559541 (electronic bk.)
9781118559444
1118559444
9781118559451
1118559452
9781118370568 (cloth)
9781299190139 (MyiLibrary)
1299190138 (MyiLibrary)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 5, 2013).
Other form:Print version: Stubbs, Evan. Delivering business analytics Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2013 9781118370568
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Summary:

AVOID THE MISTAKES THAT OTHERS MAKE - LEARN WHAT LEADS TO BEST PRACTICE AND KICKSTART SUCCESS

This groundbreaking resource provides comprehensive coverage across all aspects of business analytics, presenting proven management guidelines to drive sustainable differentiation. Through a rich set of case studies, author Evan Stubbs reviews solutions and examples to over twenty common problems spanning managing analytics assets and information, leveraging technology, nurturing skills, and defining processes.

Delivering Business Analytics also outlines the Data Scientist's Code, fifteen principles that when followed ensure constant movement towards effective practice. Practical advice is offered for addressing various analytics issues; the advantages and disadvantages of each issue's solution; and how these solutions can optimally create organizational value.

With an emphasis on real-world examples and pragmatic advice throughout, Delivering Business Analytics provides a reference guide on:

The economic principles behind how business analytics leads to competitive differentiation The elements which define best practice The Data Scientist's Code, fifteen management principles that when followed help teams move towards best practice Practical solutions and frequent missteps to twenty-four common problems across people and process, systems and assets, and data and decision-making

Drawing on the successes and failures of countless organizations, author Evan Stubbs provides a densely packed practical reference on how to increase the odds of success in designing business analytics systems and managing teams of data scientists.

Uncover what constitutes best practice in business analytics and start achieving it with Delivering Business Analytics .

Physical Description:1 online resource.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781118559543 (electronic bk.)
1118559541 (electronic bk.)
9781118559444
1118559444
9781118559451
1118559452
9781118370568 (cloth)
9781299190139 (MyiLibrary)
1299190138 (MyiLibrary)