Research

Inquiry Response: Tips For Building A People Analytics Capability

By IIA Expert, Jon Agnone, Dec 28, 2020

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Inquiry:

We’re new to HR analytics. What kind of projects should we look to tackle to show some initial wins?

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Inquiry Response: Promoting Analysts To The Role Of Data Scientist

By IIA Expert, Jennifer Prendki, Dec 21, 2020

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Inquiry:

We’re building a team to focus on using machine learning to enhance our end user experience. Many of our analysts aspire to be data scientists, and we would like to fill data scientist roles with the talent we have where possible. How should we delineate roles and responsibilities of a data analyst vs. a data scientist?

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Inquiry Response: Preparing IoT Data For Advanced Analytics

By IIA Expert, Adam McElhinney, Dec 14, 2020

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Inquiry:

We’re in the process of gathering our IoT data into an enterprise data lake to facilitate our advanced analytics efforts. Our main challenges are dealing with proprietary file formats and getting the data ready for the data science team. What would you suggest?

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Inquiry Response: Measuring Promotion Success

By IIA Expert, Ashutosh Sanzgiri, Dec 07, 2020

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Inquiry:

How can we measure the lift from coupons used and what’s the best way to deploy the models to do it? We know we have lift coming in from various combinations of promotions, but we need a more granular view. Unfortunately, we don’t have access to web data, although we can track the coupons used in our brick-and-mortar stores. What do you think?

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Inquiry Response: Bridging The Gap Between Analytics And Traditional IT

By IIA Expert, Mo Chaara, Nov 30, 2020

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Inquiry:

Our analytics organization is in a bind because we’re ready to scale up a proof-of-concept, but we don’t have the IT structure in place to help with the data mapping, cleansing, and conforming. What can we do?

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Inquiry Response: Moderating A Discussion On Innovation in Analytics

By IIA Expert, Kathleen Maley, Nov 23, 2020

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Inquiry:

I’ve been invited to moderate a discussion with leadership on innovation in analytics. I want to make sure I’m well prepared. What would you be thinking about if you were me?

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Inquiry Response: Uniting Analytics And Technology Partners

By IIA Expert, Nov 16, 2020

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Inquiry:

The analytics team and IT partners team just merged and we’re running into a number of challenges. We have different definitions of what it means to put thing into production, and we’re not communicating cleanly with the business stakeholders. How can we make this work?

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Inquiry Response: Scaling A NLP Model To The Enterprise

By IIA Expert, Nov 09, 2020

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Inquiry:

We’ve developed a successful natural language processing (NLP) algorithm and think it would be applicable to other areas of the business too. How should we deploy something like this so we can share it more broadly?

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Inquiry Response: Some Key Aspects Of MLOps

By IIA Expert, Nov 02, 2020

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Inquiry:

We are exploring bringing some of our advanced analytics capability in house. To do this I think we would need to integrate MLOps into our existing CI/CD process. What would we need in place to make this happen?

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Inquiry Response: When Data Scientists Are Expected To Do It All

By IIA Expert, Oct 26, 2020

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Inquiry:

We’re attempting to upskill our data scientists to instill good coding behavior and the tenets for model testing and system functionality for application delivery. It’s been a challenge. Do you have any suggestions?

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