Analytics Strategy

Do you know enough about digital twins to be able to create its roadmap in your data strategy?

I had the opportunity to attend Jon Parsons ‘s insightful session at the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), University of Cambridge yesterday. Very few leaders can break digital twins in a way that is simple to understand and link it brilliantly to design and services. It is insightful to see how Rolls-Royce are using the technology… Continue reading Do you know enough about digital twins to be able to create its roadmap in your data strategy?

Analytics Strategy

How can technology change behaviour? Can you imagine if cars were never invented? 🤔

Shane Mason shared an amazing session yesterday about the impact of technology on society and human behaviour - thanks Shawn for the awesome session👏🏼 It made me think about data strategy (can’t help it 😊), what we are going through now is a change in behaviour due to technology. Data strategy is change management in… Continue reading How can technology change behaviour? Can you imagine if cars were never invented? 🤔

Analytics Strategy

Is your data strategy linked to your organisation strategy?

Data strategy should be aligned with your overall organisation strategy and cascaded through a clear roadmap. You want a single data strategy for the entire organisation, it sets the direction and helps the organisation go where it needs to go as well as enables the business strategy. Do you know if your organisation has a… Continue reading Is your data strategy linked to your organisation strategy?

Analytics Strategy

What are the small data habits that you are embedding in the business today as a data startegy leader?

Things to think about: Data is a journey not a destination, what data actions does the organisation need to take to be able to become the best version of itself in the future It is always about the 1% daily improvements aligned to the organisation’s journey Set goals that can challenge the organisation then set… Continue reading What are the small data habits that you are embedding in the business today as a data startegy leader?

Analytics Strategy

Did you miss my blockchain coffee chat with Veronica Martínez?

If you missed it or want to watch it again, the link to the YouTube video https://youtu.be/qJBKxTx7fCw We discussed her paper “Blockchain: Developing a pilot that delivered business results”. We deep-dived into this brilliant paper, linked it with other topics and spoke about all things blockchain.We also answered questions like: What is blockchain What are… Continue reading Did you miss my blockchain coffee chat with Veronica Martínez?

Analytics Strategy, Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

What do you look for when hirning in Data, Analytics and future technology?

Having set Data and Analytics teams from scratch several times, I had the opportunity to hire and shape teams. Below are few things that I made sure to consider: That I am not hiring another me. This may happen subconsciously so be aware of it as you want more than your skills. A strong team… Continue reading What do you look for when hirning in Data, Analytics and future technology?

Analytics Strategy

What Is The Digital Twins Maturity Model?

Analytics-Driven Strategy's new podcast is out. In this episode, Francisco Gómez Medina and I chat about Digital Twins and link it to the metaverse Topic: What Is The Digital Twins Maturity Model? We discussed his brilliant Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), University of Cambridge paper on digital twins and used examples to illustrate maturity levels as well… Continue reading What Is The Digital Twins Maturity Model?

Analytics Strategy, Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

Excel is not a database

As a data strategy practitioner and academic, the thought of this picture made me freak out 😳 This is not even an option, excel is definitely: Not a database. There is a reason why Microsoft created Azure. Not to be used for interactive cross functional reporting. There is a reason why Microsoft has created Powerbi… Continue reading Excel is not a database

Analytics Strategy

You are as strong as the weakest link in your data value chain

Data value chain is all the links from when the business requests the product (Ai project, visualisation, metaverse…) till when it actually goes live. This means businesses analysis, teams collecting requirements, architecture team, data engineering team and more. The more links you have, the longer is your data value chain and the higher the risk… Continue reading You are as strong as the weakest link in your data value chain