Why Is Data Important for your Business?
Have you ever tried hitting a bullseye with a dart in a pitch-dark room? That’s what it is like trying to succeed in business without the help of data. To decide where you are going with your business, it is essential to first understand how you got to where you […]
Econometrics & How It is Beneficial To Businesses
In this age of big data, companies have tons of data to collect, analyse, and understand to gain deeper insights into their business and make informed decisions. It is the only way companies can know what is working and what is not and decide the right direction based on facts […]
Vehicle Fleet Costs #1
We provide data analytics services .. to a leading transport and logistics group in the UK – one that already operates around the world. In the short term, the Fleet Management team have been told to get on top of fleet and asset costs. This means figuring out the causes […]
Tracking & Analysing Costs
Understanding & challenging costs is more important more than ever. Businesses have data that can help. This blog describes how to put that data to work. It covers four essential disciplines. Knowing what tasks your costs are funding Discovering what drives your costs and where the value is Challenging all […]
Working with The Manchester Growth Hub
A great number of business leaders want to use data to help their businesses to flourish. This is because those who do often do well: ‘Businesses that use data to inform decisions are 23 times more likely to acquire customers, six times likelier to retain customers, and 19 times more […]
Bristol Workforce for the Future Program – data to drive strategy
It was a massive privilege to be in a room of business leaders talking animatedly about possible uses of data. And it was a huge honour to be told afterwards that the day had been ‘inspiring’. I was presenting a workshop under the Bristol Workforce for the Future Program (https://www.skillsforfutures.co.uk/digitalskillstraining) […]
How to use data analytics in business
What do we mean by data and analytics? Every business has data. It is simply the record of events that take place across the business e.g. visits to the website, likes and comments on social media posts, expenses logged, emails sent and received. Much of it is captured automatically. Some […]
Data analysis skills gap ?
Data Strategy As part of the National Data Strategy, there’s a tremendous push underway by the UK Government to develop data skills across UK industry and the Public Sector. For example, Department of Education digital bootcamps, Universities delivering data science and AI training, the Department for Culture Media and Sport […]