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How Business Schools Can Integrate Data Analytics into the Accounting Curriculum

The demand for accountants with data analytics skills is growing rapidly, providing for exceptional career opportunities. A recent McKinsey Global Institute study asserted that, even with additional university programs in data analytics becoming available, companies will need to train employees internally for many years to overcome the current skills shortage (“The Age of Analytics: Competing in a Data-Driven World,” December 2016,  1,642 more words

Unit Operations in Data Analytics

Recent polls surveys have shown that auditors know that data analytics add value to their audits, but are often unsure of how to begin. In previous blogs, I presented a 3-step process for Finding the Right Data. 701 more words


An evening of data science and machine learning

Last Wednesday, akquinet tech@spree had the pleasure to host a technology evening of the Software Initiative Berlin Brandenburg (SIBB). The event was devoted to all things data and machine learning and comprised two talks, plus plenty of discussions (and pizza) afterwards. 156 more words


Chief Data Officer - the first 100 days

Guest blog by the co-authors of The Chief Data Officer’s Playbook, Caroline Carruthers (Group Director of Data Management, Lowell Group) and Peter Jackson (Head of Data, Southern Water). 1,170 more words


FEM for the rest of us

FEM – Finite Elements Method – is a numerical computing method for solving complicated engineering problems.
You don’t need to be a FEM specialist to benefit from it. 74 more words

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Strata Data Conference 2017 - NY

This year at Strata Data Conference was great. I really can not complain about the innovation, the knowledge gathering, and the people. I have been to a lot of conferences and this is one of those conferences that I would love to attend without being tied to a vendor. 311 more words

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