How are analytics moving the world?

Over the past few years, I’ve talked a lot about analytics culture. In speeches, in conversations with customers and even in posts on this blog, it’s a topic that comes up again and again: How do you create a culture that encourages analytical thinking and data driven decisions? This is […]

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Spain, spam, hash and analytics

We just finished our Premier Business Leadership Series event in Berlin, and it was very successful. But before I bring you up to date on that, I’m still thinking about our experiences at our recent analyst conference. Every year we hold an analyst conference in the US and one in […]

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The world is flat. Except for sushi.

I just got back from a trip to Singapore for our Premier Business Leadership Series, with a stop in Tokyo. Sometimes I think that if I was blindfolded, put on a plane in Raleigh and let off in Tokyo or Singapore, the only real difference I’d notice would be the […]

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Are you your own biggest obstacle?

I moderated a panel at our Premier Business Leadership Series event with our CEO Jim Goodnight and David Brennan, CEO of Astra Zeneca. As a drug company, Astra Zeneca lives and dies by innovation. They need to make sure they have new drugs in the pipeline to replace the revenue […]

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Worried about the economy? Take a risk.

Two weeks ago I was in London at our Premier Business Leadership Series event. I’d like to say I came away more optimistic about the economy and the end of this downturn, but I’m not sure I can. I don’t think we in mature markets are doing a very good […]

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