Businesses are again falling for the hype that a new tool will solve your problems. But as Max Ernst pointed out, “It is not great telescopes that make great astronomers.”
This is where the idea of Galileo’s Telescope comes in – new big data analysis of cheap data can find a major competitive advantage long before traditional analytical approaches, but only if you know where to look and if you have a framework for interpreting the results.
This book shows how to build the architecture to align an entire organization to achieve its long-term goals in a step-by-step guide. To illustrate this implementation, you also follow along as a somewhat fictitious business does the same.
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Creating and translating metrics to every level of a business is essential to get and stay competitive. But don’t be overwhelmed and think that you have to get everything up and running all at once. As a wise man is misquoted to say, “Anything worth doing is worth doing half-assed.”
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