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Who is looking after the quality of your analytics?

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We talk a lot about using analytics to improve the quality of something else. But when was the last time you thought about the quality of the analytics themselves? For many people, unfortunately, this...
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The Business Value Problem with Analytics

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Analytics has a value problem. This is not new. In fact, we have been talking about this for decades. That notorious failure rate to meet expectations from analytics has been stuck at 60-70% for as...
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An Anecdote of Averages!

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Get to know the 3 M’s - Mean, Median, Mode of statistics a little deeper, they trick you more so often. We encounter sentences like “The average salary of a teacher in the..”, almost on...
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The disparity – Correlation vs Causation

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We humans love to hear and tell stories. We are destined to naturally look for patterns in our day to day life events and we like to connect the dots, relate one event to...
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Please don’t let the data speak!

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The world of data and analytics is full of misunderstanding and misinformation. Unfortunately, a lot of this is perpetuated not just by data laypersons but by professionals of all kinds—from data scientists to vendors,...