The Dangers of Chasing Purple Squirrels

Among recruiters, purple squirrels are candidates that have (according to Wikipedia):  ”…precisely the right education, experience, and qualifications that perfectly fits a job’s multifaceted requirements… In theory, this prized purple squirrel could immediately handle all the expansive variety of responsibilities of a job description with no training and would allow businesses to function with fewer…

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Big Data Prescribes Better Healthcare and Pharma Outcomes

While other industries, such as retail, have been quick to embrace big data, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies are beginning to unlock its value. Many are just now beginning to use analytics to increase competitiveness, fine-tune sales pipelines, and accelerate R&D and product development. Analysts predict the global healthcare analytics market is likely to grow to…

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IQ Workforce Sponsors DA Hub

I have been to dozens of analytics conferences, but my favorite two were both X Change Summits. That’s why I was disappointed when the event folded after EY acquired Semphonic. Good news… IT’S BACK!! Matthias Bettag and Michael Feiner, who revived the conference in Europe (with Gary Angel’s blessing and support) are bringing the rebranded…

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