Data Analytics 101

This course we will discuss terminology and background on data analytics including big data. You’ll learn the different types of data analytics and how they will benefit your organization. As we discuss the process of data analysis, you will work from describing the research topic to collecting data to analyzing the data to utilizing the results and all of the steps in between. Frequent hands on activities will help you understand and use the concepts. Excellent sessions at the end for managers that include developing KPIs to run your business and hiring data analysts.


Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Analytics
  • Introduction to Data
  • What is big data?
  • Importance of data analytics
  • Types of Data Analytics
    • Descriptive
    • Predictive
    • Prescriptive
  • Process of data analysis
    • Describing the research topic
    • Collecting data
    • Cleaning data
    • Analysis techniques
    • Creating data assets
    • Presenting data analysis results
    • Communicating results
    • Utilizing results
  • Developing KPIs and metrics using data analytics
  • Skills needed by data analysts
  • Hiring and leading data analysts

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Who Should Attend:

  • Chief Analytics Officer
  • Chief Data Officer
  • Senior Managers in Operations and IT
  • Business Process Managers
  • Business Process Analysts
  • Business Analysts
  • Business Architects
  • Project managers
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Specialist
  • Data Stewards
  • Information Architects

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BrainStorm DC - 09/23/2019 - 09:00
BrainStorm New York - 11/18/2019 - 09:00

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