Analytics at work : smarter decisions, better results / Thomas H. Davenport, Jeanne G. Harris, Robert Morison

Author(s): Davenport, Thomas H., 1954-
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Subjects: Business intelligence
Decision making
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business Press, c2010
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: xiii, 214 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: 1. What It Means to Put Analytics to Work 1
Pt. 1. The Analytical DELTA
2. Data: The Prerequisite for Everything Analytical 23
3. Enterprise: Integrating Across Organizational Silos 45
4. Leadership: The Deciding DELTA Factor 57
5. Targets: Picking Your Spots for Analytics 73
6. Analysts: Managing Scarce and Valuable Talent 91
Pt. 2. Staying Analytical
7. Embed Analytics in Business Processes 121
8. Build an Analytical Culture 137
9. Review Your Business Comprehensively 149
10. Meeting Challenges Along the Way 161
11. Toward More Analytical Decisions and Better Results 175
App. 2. The DELTA Transitions 185
Notes 189
Index 197
Additional Authors: Harris, Jeanne G
Morison, Robert
Notes: LCCN: 2009032263
ISBN: 9781422177693 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1422177696 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: What it means to put analytics to work -- Data -- Enterprise -- Leadership -- Targets -- Analysts -- Embedding analytics in business processes -- Build an analytical culture -- Review your business comprehensively -- Meeting challenges along the way -- Toward more analytical decisions and better results
OCLC Number: 326557185
ISBN/ISSN: 9781422177693
1422177696