Nov 20, 2014
Most people have wallets loaded with loyalty program cards and/or smartphones loaded with loyalty apps. Yet most companies are not capitalizing on this trend, hints a study from the International Institute for Analytics (IIA). Just 16 percent of companies surveyed by the IIA rated their loyalty programs as highly effective.
Sep 30, 2014
The C-suite may need a bigger boardroom. As organizations expand their executive teams with new C-level titles that underscore their digital transformations in-progress, the role of chief analytics officer is gaining traction.
Sep 23, 2014
Despite advancements through the years, visualization remained largely the purview of data specialists until visualization capabilities were added to desktop tools such as Microsoft Excel. Yet even using those tools, creating visualizations was a labor intensive process that involved lots of cutting, pasting and manual entry of data.
Today, however, modern tools make it easy to create robust data visualizations, IIA Faculty Member Bill Franks said, and to combine text with visuals so analytics can “tell a story.”
By Nicole Laskowski, SearchCIO
According to faculty at the International Institute for Analytics (IIA), advances in big data, along with machine learning and embedded analytics, will drive new products, reinvent old business processes, and quite possibly mean a lot more work for lawyers.
By Gil Press, Forbes
Both IDC and The International Institute for Analytics discussed their big data and analytics predictions for 2014 in separate webcasts earlier this week. Here is my summary of their predictions plus a few nuggets from other sources.
Dec 10, 2013
By Beth Schultz, All Analytics
Advanced analytics is morphing at the speed of light, it seems, both from organizational and technological perspectives. But the International Institute for Analytics is glad to help up keep up with what’s what.
Nov 20, 2013
By Thomas H. Davenport, Harvard Business Review
Expanding on the work he did with IIA, Tom Davenport shares examples of Analytics 3.0 with Harvard Business Review.
Sep 06, 2013
By Erik Siemers, Portland Business Journal
Jack Phillips is your prototypical numbers guy. He’s always been fascinated with discerning the difference between the use of data analysis and raw, gut instinct. In his mind, numbers always win.
Jul 03, 2013
Editorial Q&A with IIA Research Director Tom Davenport, sascom online
A new age is dawning in the analytics industry: Analytics 3.0. It marks a new analytical era. It’s about the widespread creation of new products and services based on analytics, and the point at which leading organizations will embed analytics directly into decision and operational processes