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Power BI - The Six Reports Every Consultancy Should Have

I’ve been at SSW,  a medium sized custom software consultancy, for over 10 years, and in that time I’ve asked for a number of SQL Reporting Services reports to be made, but due to the difficulty in getting exactly what I needed out of the developers, I still had to make many decisions based on best guesses. 628 more words


Changing Performance Measures

I recently read an article by Robert Wolcott in the Harvard Business Review (HBR) titled “Don’t be Tyrannized by Old Metrics”. The article discussed the virtue of companies continuously reviewing, and where necessary, changing performance measures especially where there was a corresponding change in strategy (or in the case of Performance Based Contracting (PBC) a change in the contract scope of work). 526 more words


The View with Sky Sports

Fiona Larmon Commercial Manager & Maev Martin Editor of Licensing World Enjoy the view from the Sky Box

What is Fitness for Purpose?


  • The first step in improving is understanding what makes the service you provide fit for its purpose.
  • Fitness is always defined externally, typically by the customer…
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Software Development

How to Measure the Success of Mobile Video Ads

With developments and demands on the rise, video is becoming an increasingly popular format for advertisements and is poised to take over the more traditional static format. 507 more words


Microsoft Sets Its 'Storytelling' Sights On Journalists

Trend Summary: Microsoft has introduced its Power BI program to journalists, claiming ‘effective data storytelling’.

According to US technology news site GeekwireMicrosoft  167 more words

Content Marketing

7 Scrappy Ways to Launch an App

When launching an app, your primary goal is to get as many people as you can to download and use it. Whether this is your first app or your tenth, acquisition will be your biggest concern initially. 1,309 more words