Introduction To Business Analytics | Core

I think analytics is an it's a capability that offers tremendous potential to improve any business. Hi. My name is Jan, Hammond I'm, a professor at Harvard, Business School and I. Am delighted to welcome you to the HP X business. Analytics course, this course, is designed to help you develop the basic, analytical skills and managerial judgment, you'll need to effectively collect analyze and interpret data having an understanding of the mathematics of statistics.

And actually also having an understanding of. The technology that can be employed to help you analyze large data sets it's, a very valuable skill for managers of all kinds to have data are collected every time you make a purchase navigate. A website travel make a phone call or post on a social media site.

Never before has so much data about so many things been collected and stored every second of every day, I've really had appreciated the power and the impact that the data has being able to come to the table with concrete evidence. And data, comparable titles really allows the team holistically to feel comfortable with the way that were, you know, forecasting the business in this world of big data, basic data, literacy, the ability to analyze interpret. And even question data is an increasingly valuable skill.

This course, is designed to help you develop that expertise. The key managerial inside this whole exercise is to try to imbue in an organization, the idea that you want to make decisions based on knowledge, not intuition. A. Wise colleague once told me that learning is like a bank account the more you put into it. The more you'll get out of it.

I. Hope you make a significant investment in this course and gain substantial benefits in return.