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Why analyst Priyanshi Agarwal learned business to translate big data

Why analyst Priyanshi Agarwal learned business to translate big data

23-10-2019

MBS - Developer Priyanshi Agarwal knew how to speak tech, but she wanted to become fluent in business as well. Now she's the head of analytics for a pricing analytics company.

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Study Reveals Strong Link Between Analytics And Profitability – But Australia Is Going Backwards

Study Reveals Strong Link Between Analytics And Profitability – But Australia Is Going Backwards

18-09-2019

Which-50 - Analytics maturity correlates directly with greater profitability according to a new study by the Melbourne Business School and A.T. Kearney with the research suggesting laggards could grow their bottom lines by 80 per cent if they could match the performance of leaders.

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Howzat! Team Quantium wins Analytics Datathon with plan to predict wickets

Howzat! Team Quantium wins Analytics Datathon with plan to predict wickets

4-09-2019

MBS - Team Quantium took home the $12,500 first prize at this year's Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon by coming up with a way to predict wickets in cricket matches.

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Melbourne Business School And SAS Extend Business Analytics Teaching Relationship

Melbourne Business School And SAS Extend Business Analytics Teaching Relationship

30-08-2019

Which-50 - Melbourne Business School and analytics company SAS have announced a five-year extension of the relationship they entered into in 2015.

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Good data, bad decisions: limitations of accounting data

Good data, bad decisions: limitations of accounting data

19-08-2019

Accountants Daily - While our ability to collect and analyse data becomes increasingly complex, the sources of error remain all too human.

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Cricket legend Cathryn Fitzpatrick to judge Business Analytics Datathon

Cricket legend Cathryn Fitzpatrick to judge Business Analytics Datathon

8-08-2019

MBS - Fast bowler Cathryn Fitzpatrick knows taking wickets isn't just about athletic skill, but the information you have on your opponent.

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Anita Arbogast takes the reins of Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Anita Arbogast takes the reins of Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

22-07-2019

MBS - The benefits of data to business and society will be the major themes of this year's Melbourne Business Analytics Conference in September, says Anita Arbogast.

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Top board member Wendy Stops joins the Centre for Business Analytics

Top board member Wendy Stops joins the Centre for Business Analytics

26-06-2019

MBS - One of Australia's foremost technology leaders has been appointed as the new Chair of the Centre for Business Analytics advisory board.

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Business data is going unused because managers don't know what to ask for

Business data is going unused because managers don't know what to ask for

19-08-2018

AFRAustralian companies risk falling behind global competitors owing to poor use of data.

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In data analytics, numbers mean nothing without context (and Amazon knows it)

In data analytics, numbers mean nothing without context (and Amazon knows it)

6-08-2018

AFR - A global study just completed by our Centre for Business Analytics, in partnership with A.T. Kearney, found that humans are critical to how organisations can leverage data to improve their bottom line. The Analytics Impact Index found that companies may see their profits increase as much as 60 per cent when they use data with a clear strategy in mind. That strategy can only come from managers.

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