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Feb
23

Waste Management Collects Its Dirty Data in the Field

written by Dr. Duru

{Spoiler alert! This post reveals the story of a previously aired episode of “Undercover Boss“} After watching this year’s Superbowl, I left the television remain turned on and discovered a CBS show called “Undercover Boss.” On this show, top executives disguise themselves as lower level employees to review company operations from the perspective of the […]

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Feb
1

Amazon’s e-Book Pricing Problem

written by Dr. Duru

I intended to write a detailed examination of Amazon’s pricing problem with e-books. However after doing just a little research, I found there are plenty of people who have already provided excellent opinions and recommendations. So, instead of providing my classic unsolicited advice, I am posting links to the two most insightful pieces I found […]

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Feb
1

Dan Siroker’s Five Keys to Successful Data Analysis

written by Dr. Duru

Dan Siroker, former Director of Analytics for the Obama Presidential Campaign, was a keynote speaker at SoCon10. SoCon is an annual conference run by the Center for Sustainable Journalism at Kennesaw State University in the Atlanta, GA area. This year’s theme was “Proven Social Media, Social Network Tactics to Enrich Your Business, Nonprofit and Yourself.” […]

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