Sometimes, organizations look at analytics companies like as if we were snake oil salesmen. The fault, I think is mostly ours. We position analytics as this all powerful elixir that can obliterate business challenges of all types and intensity.
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Of late, a lot is being said of data scientists – a bunch of folks who have a unique ability to rip data apart and extract sensible information out of it. Rightly so – almost every time, they come up with insights that transform businesses.
It’s been an extremely interesting experience trying to do whatever it takes to stimulate the adoption of analytics by enterprises. Typically, service providers dangle the carrot of a POC or a “proof of concept”.