Looking into 2019, AI and Data Revisited

At the end of 2018 I published a post citing Cynthia Harvey, who had herself cited a Deloitte survey with bleak predictions tabout companies’ use of AI. That survey had indicated that while more companies (in various industries, not just marketing…

The Problem of Unregistered Voters and the Promise of Consumer Data

Based on the partisan rancor over whether the federal government should create an Election Day holiday, it’s doubtful we will see universal or automatic voter registration soon. Still, it’s heartening to see that voter registration and voter…

Demand for Data Management – the Logistics and the Ethics

We know that in 2019, demand for data management work will outstrip supply. We’ve seen those numbers. Dataversity’s analysis of this 2019 trend attributes this to the exponential growth in the need for business data, pushing firms to constantly look…

Data Drives the World

“Data really powers everything that we do.” – Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn As the CEO for the hugely successful social networking service LinkedIn, Jeff Weiner knows how powerful data can be. Quantcast, a technology company specializing in real-time…

Detoxing Your Data

“Detox your mind, body, AND your contact list.” – SupaNova Som, author of The Remedy: The Five-Week Power Plan to Detox Your   System, Combat the Fat, and Rebuild Your Mind and Body. “Detoxing” isn’t just for your body anymore – to succeed in…

What’s In a Name? Everything

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” ― William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet   What’s in a name? Everything, actually. Whether you’re an established business with a healthy customer database or a…