Why you should get involved in the data revolution
Certification Program Coordinator
August 4, 2020 — Santa Cruz, CA
Equip yourself to understand what’s happening, analyze the world, and make informed decisions
The anxiety of change is real. We’re all yearning to “get back to normal,” but how can we know what “normal” will look like — or when we may get there? While our mentors and peers encourage us to turn our fear of the unknown into excitement with a “go get ‘em” attitude, the truth is that we are in the midst of a global shift, and it’s hard to know what it is exactly we’re supposed to go and get.
The answer is data. With data, you can equip yourself to understand what’s happening, analyze the world, and make informed decisions.
Even prior to COVID-19 shaking up our day-to-day activities, we saw organizations across the globe joining the data revolution by incorporating data into everyday business operations. And this observation wasn’t limited to a single sector: in the healthcare space, enterprises like NewWave implemented data solutions to empower individual providers with visualizations built to facilitate the transition to value-based care. FinTech leader GoCardless invested in self-serve analytics so that everyone could be a part of building a “self-help culture across the company.” Even sweet treat suppliers like MilkBar embraced the shift towards data-driven workflows and prioritized baking user adoption into their analytics goals.
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