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Data without operations is like having an oil field without drills and pipelines. The liquid gold is right beneath your feet but you can't access it. But it's not just the drills and equipment that's needed to extract the oil - there's also a coordinated team around it to operate it to the fullest potential. It's the same in data. An effective data culture is integral to a business putting the value of its data into practice.
Analytics
Collaboration
Operations

James Elmore

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May 6, 2022

Activate your metrics - The How-to guide

Data without operations is like having an oil field without drills and pipelines. The liquid gold is right beneath your feet but you can't access it. But it's not just the drills and equipment that's needed to extract the oil - there's also a coordinated team around it to operate it to the fullest potential. It's the same in data. An effective data culture is integral to a business putting the value of its data into practice.

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One observation I have made in my career so far is that everyone talks about being data-driven but not many have an idea what it really means. Does it mean being like Spock from Star Trek? Is it possible to be too data-driven? It’s impossible to unlock the potential of your data if you aren’t tracking the right metrics.
SaaS
North Star Metrics
Collaboration

James Elmore

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March 17, 2022

Build a better business by choosing the right metrics

One observation I have made in my career so far is that everyone talks about being data-driven but not many have an idea what it really means. Does it mean being like Spock from Star Trek? Is it possible to be too data-driven? It’s impossible to unlock the potential of your data if you aren’t tracking the right metrics.

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