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Interview: Tom Davenport on analytics, intuition and data processes

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Paul Joyce, CEO at Geckoboard, interviews Tom Davenport, President’s Distinguished Professor in Management and IT at Babson College and author of Big Data at Work and Competing on Analytics.

Key takeaways:

  • Defining big data
  • The 3 different kind of analytics: Descriptive, prescriptive, predictive
  • Intuition vs data
  • When to start implementing processes around data

Watch the video to find out what Tom has to say about analytics, big data and how startups can integrate descriptive data into their processes.

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Get Tom Davenport’s latest book, Big Data at Work.


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