That’s right.  Unless you work in the retail sector (which has used data analytics to capture 30%-40% revenue and efficiency improvements over the past five years), chances are your industry has not capitalized on the growing business-intelligence wave.  According to Harvard Business Review, even industries that have made significant investments into analytics have not seen the ROI they expected.  Why?  Because their data analytics and dashboards fail to get adopted by users in the organization, and therefore fail to influence employees’ daily decisions and motivation.  We’ve seen this failure countless times, even in our own company (which is why we developed a model for the successful adoption of dashboards).  Read more …..

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Jon Thompson

Written by Jon Thompson

Jon Thompson is co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Blue Margin Inc. An author and speaker, Jon sheds light on how businesses can take advantage of a revolution in business intelligence to become data-driven and accelerate their success.