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Business data is going unused because managers don't know what to ask for

Business data is going unused because managers don't know what to ask for

19-08-2018

AFRAustralian companies risk falling behind global competitors owing to poor use of data.

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In data analytics, numbers mean nothing without context (and Amazon knows it)

In data analytics, numbers mean nothing without context (and Amazon knows it)

6-08-2018

AFR - A global study just completed by our Centre for Business Analytics, in partnership with A.T. Kearney, found that humans are critical to how organisations can leverage data to improve their bottom line. The Analytics Impact Index found that companies may see their profits increase as much as 60 per cent when they use data with a clear strategy in mind. That strategy can only come from managers.

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Australian companies lagging in data analytics

Australian companies lagging in data analytics

27-07-2018

Sky NewsAustralian companies are lagging behind the rest of the world in data analytics, a new study by Melbourne Business School and AT Kearney has found. Professor Ujwal Kayande, researcher at Melbourne's Business School, told Sky News Business that companies can use data to boost profits by a staggering 60 per cent.

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Australian companies suck at data analytics

Australian companies suck at data analytics

24-07-2018

CIO - Australian organisations lag behind the rest of the world when it comes to extracting value from their data analytics efforts. The 50 local businesses analysed for a new report by Melbourne Business School and AT Kearney scored lower across the board than their global counterparts in terms of maturity (how developed their analytics capabilities are) and impact (how much value their analytics operations give to the bottom line).

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Team Suncorp wins Analytics Datathon with plan for mental health app

Team Suncorp wins Analytics Datathon with plan for mental health app

20-07-2018

Team Suncorp's winning idea showed how to target vulnerable market segments through public-private partnerships that encourage data sharing, culminating in an app to improve access to mental healthcare.

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Melbourne Business School and A.T. Kearney launch Analytics Impact Index

Melbourne Business School and A.T. Kearney launch Analytics Impact Index

20-07-2018

MBS - Australian companies are falling behind their overseas counterparts in how effectively they use data analytics in business, according to a new global study launched today.

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Australian companies 'lag behind' on data analytics

Australian companies 'lag behind' on data analytics

20-07-2018

IT WireAustralian companies are lagging behind the rest of the world, both in their data analytics capabilities and how much value they extract from them, according to a newly published global report.

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Transcript: Lord Mayor Sally Capp opens the 2018 Analytics Conference

Transcript: Lord Mayor Sally Capp opens the 2018 Analytics Conference

19-07-2018

MBS - Read the full address of Melbourne’s Lord Mayor Sally Capp to the second annual Melbourne Business Analytics Conference on Thursday July 19, 2018.

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Australian companies are risk adverse and reluctant to experiment with data analytics

Australian companies are risk adverse and reluctant to experiment with data analytics

19-07-2018

Business InsiderThe Analytics Impact Index report by Melbourne Business School and AT Kearney found that Australian companies were found lagging both in terms of maturity (how developed their analytics capabilities are) and impact (how much value their analytics operations give to the bottom line) compared to the rest of the world.

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Study Demonstrates Impact Of Analytics On Profit

Study Demonstrates Impact Of Analytics On Profit

19-07-2018

WHICH-50Improving your data analytics capability can boost profits by as much as 60 per cent, but only if it is done in a strategic way.

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