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The New Black: Top Customer Experience Predictions for 2016

As you look ahead to 2016, it’s a good time to ponder: what’s the “new black” for improving customer experience? The Beyond the Arc team decided to play the role of #stylespotter and share some of our predictions.

Leaders will retool their culture to become more customer-focused

There’s an old saying that culture eats strategy for lunch. To us,…

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Added by Steven Ramirez on December 30, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Text Analysis 101; A Basic Understanding for Business Users: Clustering and Unsupervised Methods

Introduction

This blog was originally posted as part of our Text Analysis 101 blog series. It aims to explain how the classification of text works as part of Natural Language Processing. It was the second blog on harnessing…

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Added by Mike Waldron on January 23, 2015 at 9:22am — No Comments

Intelligence to support active businesses

All studies show that, with globalization, large companies are faced with an increasing number of decisions and that these decisions are more complex and involve greater quantities of data. In today’s world, clearly one must have access to strategic and operational intelligence throughout the entire company and be able to take actions that are appropriate for the dynamics of the business…

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Added by Michel Bruley on February 11, 2014 at 1:32am — No Comments

Social Media: how to measure their impact?

 

For a company, having "a presence" in social media is worthless unless it allows it to achieve some objectives. However, beyond the control of the company, social media talk about the company, under these conditions is it reasonable to ignore this space frequented by customers, prospects, partners and competitors?



Social media influences reputation, image, and…

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Added by Michel Bruley on January 7, 2014 at 2:07am — No Comments

Where will the social data take you?

With the development of web technologies, an increasing amount of opinions are published online every day!!

People rely on the reviews more than before to help determine the quality of product in which they are interested!!

We use the chatter data from Twitter.com to forecast box-office revenues for movies!!

The data that is being generated on the social networks as a result of human activities is commonly referred as Social Data. This is one of the largest streams of…

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Added by Ashish Soni on November 2, 2013 at 2:07am — No Comments

Supplier Diversity needs cleaned and enriched small or Big Data

Today, analytics-driven best practices dictate that, content collecting portals and other data-centric projects undergo the process of data cleaning and enrichment because analytic-oriented failures (i.e. descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics models or reports) are often linked to the quality of data. To halt the perpetuation of bad data across the enterprise, initial “clean and enrich” initiatives have been effective including gathering missing or incomplete data, identifying…

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Added by Patrick C. Walker, MPA on October 27, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Predictive Analytics, Data mining and High School dropouts?

Currently, high schools have some of the biggest challenges determining the individual paths of students that enter the school yard each day. In fact, both institutions and industries would like to know, for example, which student will graduate from a particular course program and which student will need assistance in order to graduate on time. Which graduates are most receptive to what kind of high education institution? Which non-graduates are most receptive to what kind of intervention to…

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Added by Patrick C. Walker, MPA on October 11, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

Leadership and Organizational Analytics

Historically, Leadership and Organizational assessments were recommended or promoted as means to determine if enterprises were effective and efficient. Often determined when all elements of the organization were aligned properly, resulting in superior performance. Today, some professionals advise their clients in ways to improve performance by conducting alleged unique assessment models similarly to the traditional form (e.g. gut-feeling approaches). The purpose of these assessment models…

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Added by Patrick C. Walker, MPA on October 3, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments

Analytics: The gap is widening Bit by Bit

A growing gap between those enterprises that, see the value of business analytics and are transforming themselves to take advantage of these new found opportunities, and those that have yet to embrace them. Businesses today have a plethora of data available from an increasing number of sources. While some appreciate the potential benefits others face difficulties using data beyond hindsight, to actionable insights or further - foresight. Read these books to learn more!…

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Added by Patrick C. Walker, MPA on August 31, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Statistical Thinking is not science fiction, but a data science necessity

Over 100 years ago, the great science fiction writer H. G. Wells was credited with saying"Statistical thinking will one day be as necessary for efficient citizenship as the ability to read or write." It is clear that this statement is probably more true today than ever, as Big Data and Analytics are paraded before every aspect…

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Added by Kirk Borne on July 29, 2013 at 9:00am — 3 Comments

Big Data and Social CRM

Social CRM is a business strategy, supported by a technology platform, business rules, workflow, processes and social characteristics, designed to engage the customer in a collaborative conversation in order to provide mutually beneficial value in a trusted and transparent business environment. It's the company's response to the customer ownership of the conversation.

 

Facing this topic I have made a personal research, and realize a synthesis, which has helped me to clarify…

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Added by Michel Bruley on March 18, 2013 at 6:13am — No Comments

Big Data Marketing Attribution: Valuing your Marketing investments

 

Today’s organizations are challenged to gain insight into most productive marketing and sales actions across multiple channels they use. Doing this requires multi-channel marketing attribution approach.

 

Facing this topic I have made a personal research, and realize a synthesis, which has helped me to clarify some ideas. The attached presentation does not intend to be exhaustive on the subject, but could perhaps bring you some useful insights:  …

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Added by Michel Bruley on February 22, 2013 at 3:03am — No Comments

Modeling and visualization of networks for Marketing purpose

A Social Network is a theoretical construction useful in the social sciences to study social relationships.

 

Social network analysis refers to methods used to analyze social networks, social structures made up of individuals or organizations, which are connected by one or more specific types of interdependency, such as friendship, common interest, financial exchange, or relationships of beliefs, etc.…

 

Facing this new domain I have make a personal…

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Added by Michel Bruley on December 17, 2012 at 3:05am — No Comments

Sentiment Analysis Aims to Sort Customers

Big amount of information is available in textual form in databases or online sources, and for many enterprise functions (marketing, maintenance, finance, etc.) represents a huge opportunity to improve their business knowledge.

 

Sentiment analysis or opinion mining refers to the application of language processing to identify and extract subjective information in source materials. Generally speaking, sentiment analysis aims to determine the attitude of a speaker or a writer…

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Added by Michel Bruley on November 21, 2012 at 1:41am — No Comments

New Article: Make Your Next Data Mining Presentation Twice as Good as Your Last

Improving our presentation skills will make for happier clients and bosses.  In this article, Tim Graettinger focuses on five crucial practices that will make your next presentation twice as good as your last.

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Added by Daniel Graettinger on October 3, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

Social Media: how to measure their impact?

 

For a company, having "a presence" in social media is worthless unless it allows it to achieve some objectives. However, beyond the control of the company, social media talk about the company, under these conditions is it reasonable to ignore this space frequented by customers, prospects, partners and competitors?



Social media influences reputation, image, and perceived value. All this has an impact on business results, sales, recruiting new customers, the frequency of…

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Added by Michel Bruley on September 5, 2012 at 3:03am — No Comments

New article: Framing the Data Mining Problem

In the data mining process, where do data scientists like you and me add the most value?  Is it in exploring the data, uncovering anomalies and seeing relationships between elements?  In selecting transformations for the elements to improve their representations for modeling and analysis?  In building sophisticated predictive models?  For my money, the answer is ‘none of…

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Added by Daniel Graettinger on April 4, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Latest Article: Data Mining Lessons from the Movie "Moneyball"

My company (Discovery Corps, Inc.)  president Tim Graettinger has released a new article I think you'll like:

"If you’re a data miner, there’s a good chance you saw the movie Moneyball.  For me, the movie was entertaining, but the book was really enlightening.  I found it to be a source of numerous and familiar lessons about data mining - while couched in the intriguing context of major league baseball.  In this article, I’d like to share some of…

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Added by Daniel Graettinger on January 6, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Jure Leskovec on "The Web as a Laboratory for Studying Humanity" at SFBay ACM DMSIG

WATCH THE VIDEO ON YOUTUBE:

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrZyHlxfGMU

 

Event Details…

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Added by Vera Klimkovsky on November 8, 2011 at 8:47pm — No Comments

FREE ACM Data Mining Camp on October 15 at eBay in San Jose

Data Mining Camp – October 2011

Date

Saturday, October 15, 2011 -…
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Added by Vera Klimkovsky on August 30, 2011 at 10:58am — No Comments

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