Originally published on November 29, 2011 in BI This Week, a TDWI publication.
What do you do when you have a bunch of data on your hands and your skills fail to make sense of it? That’s where I was the other day.
As much as I’ve written about data analysts, I’m not one myself. When, in late September, I finally closed my survey of analysts, I needed a pro to help interpret my new data. I was like the amateur cook who could flip eggs and found a side of beef in his kitchen. That was one meal I wasn’t going to cook alone.… Read the rest “Six surprises on my way from data to analysis”