Thinking Like Technologists: How Can Companies Create a Data-driven Culture?

Data-driven culture

The days of decisions based on gut instinct are long gone. Instead, we have entered the age of data and analytics. Organisations across all sectors can now access vast amounts of data, which, combined with powerful analytics tools, allow them to gain insights to improve business operations and seize new market opportunities. However, many organisations […]

How onefourzero is Helping Consultants Deliver Better Data

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We are in the midst of a digital revolution. Digital is permeating all industries at breakneck speed. Businesses that don’t hop on to the digital train are getting left behind. It’s a form of evolution: those that do not adapt to the new environment can’t survive, or they are overpowered by those who are better […]

Commercial Forecasting in Uncertain Times

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When searching for an investment opportunity, it was typical for investors to use static models, which span numerous years, to determine the best investment opportunities. Some may have even used ‘gut feeling’ as a justification for their investment choices. ‘Gut feeling’ is a primitive concept in a now quantitative world that values undisputable data; times […]

Lessons from Black Friday

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You’d be hard pressed to have not noticed Black Friday just gone, with advertising for deals splashed across social media and nearly every website. Since 2005, Black Friday has been the busiest shopping day of the year in the USA, and its global popularity is evidenced through the news every year since then. According to […]