During last week's MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, attendees were told that their organizations need to develop data-driven decision-making skills to capitalize on 'big data' technologies.
Shawn Banerji, managing director at Russell Reynolds Associates put it this way: "Reliance on empirical data is in. Going with your gut is out." Would you agree with his analysis? Are intuitive decisions the wrong way to get big data success?