The economic recession has taken many data and analytics leaders back to their early days with a reduced headcount and shortage of deployable talent. Rebuilding will mean tackling some of the obstacles they already faced, plus a few new ones. Jorgen Heizenberg of Gartner offers five ways to restart the data revolution.
How do you communicate a complex idea like an epidemic curve to people with minimal understanding of data? Alan D. Duncan of Gartner says the key is to use story telling techniques that make the subject engaging and emotional.