Business Analytics

How Paying Attention to Best Practices in Business Intelligence Helps

In today’s data driven world, business leaders may feel overwhelmed given the sudden influx of data. By merging, business analytics, data miningdata visualization, data tools and infrastructure, and others, business intelligence (BI) helps these leaders in making more data-driven decisions. At present, BI enables organizations to identify ways to increase profit, analyze customer behavior, compare data with competitors, track performance, optimize operations, spot market trends and many other crucial activities in the business pipeline.

Business intelligence addresses numerous problems that perpetuate in organizations. For instance, it enables the examination of data to understand trends and derive insights by streamlining the effort required to search for, merge and query the data necessary to make sound business decisions. Given the current situation of huge data generation, it helps make sense of data in comparatively lesser time and solves the problem of limited data accessibility. Meanwhile, since gathering relevant

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ZoomInfo Technologies : 14 Data and Business Analytics Leaders to Watch

At ZoomInfo, our very lifeblood is data. Everything we do for our customers is based on understanding how data and analytics affect business operations.

So we pay close attention to the data and business analytics leaders making an impact in every industry.

Previously we wrote about leaders in social responsibility, who successfully use data in their everyday work.

So let’s take a look at fourteen professionals in the field who are doing some great work in data and analytics:

1.Steve Kozek, Citizens Bank

Steve is Senior Vice President and Head of Commercial Excellence with Citizen’s Bank. He strongly believes in aligning data and analytics strategy within marketing departments.

Kozek previously worked in various leadership roles for over 15 years at GE Capital, including Managing Director of Commercial Operations, and Divestitures.

Steve holds an MBA from Sacred Hearts University.

2.Sears Merritt, MassMutual

Sears is Head of Data, Strategy, and

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Slate of speakers announced for virtual Business Analytics Symposium

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University of Colorado Denver Receives Accolades in Sustainability, Business Analytics, Early Childhood Education

Several master’s programs at the University of Colorado Denver were recently awarded top ranking status, according to’s 2021 report. This includes programs in the Business School, School of Education & Human Development, and School of Public Affairs focusing on sustainability, business analytics, early childhood education, and more. 

CU Denver was listed among thousands of public institutions in the nation—the comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 2,277 accredited colleges and universities. Each program is evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.  

CU Denver’s Top Ranked Programs 


The 2021 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system that includes student engagement, potential return on investment, and leading third-party evaluations. analyzed thousands of schools with comparable programs on a scale of 0 to 100, with CU Denver making it to the final list for the above seven programs. The methodology uses an

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