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[Book] Delivering Business Analytics: Practical Guidelines for Best Practice

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.

Delivering Business Analytics: Practical Guidelines for Best Practice book cover

Publisher: John Wiley Sons Inc.
Copyright Date: February 2013

The book provides guidance on defining and driving best practices in business analytics, including how to

  • eliminate bottlenecks in delivery
  • own your intellectual property
  • effectively manage analytical data
  • cope with information overload
  • drive value through operational analytics

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.

This book is published as part of the Wiley and SAS Business Series.

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