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Good OM Reading: The Hard Work Behind Analytics Success

The hype around business analytics, our topics in Modules A-F, has reached a fever pitch. From baseball to biomedical advances, stories abound about data scientists applying their wizard like talents to find untapped markets, make millions, or save lives. 273 more words

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Oxford Saïd Research Shows How CEOs Keep In The Know - And Why Sometimes They Fail

CEOs know that it’s vital for them to keep on top of what’s going on in their organisation, and almost all have developed a ‘personal knowledge infrastructure’ to help them do just that  – but they rarely pause to consider its effectiveness and fit, say a team of academics from Warwick Business School and Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. 653 more words

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Social Media Week Part III - Twitter and Innovation in Your Compliance Program

I continue my exploration of the use of social media in your Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance program today. One of the ways that Chief Compliance Officers (CCOs) and compliance practitioners can communicate about their compliance programs is through the use of the social media tool Twitter. 1,163 more words

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Big Data: It’s Not How Big it is, it’s How You Use it

The recent rush of businesses to get aboard the big data train is a bit like the folks who stock up on exercise equipment and then congratulate themselves for being fit while the unused treadmill lives out its days as a drying rack. 325 more words