Business analytics (BA) is the iterative, methodical exploration of an organization’s data, with an emphasis on statistical analysis. Continued…
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“Companies often report the highest analytics success when blending teams, so data scientists working alongside business analysts can produce operational benefits.” – Ed Burns
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The use of a spreadsheet when a data warehouse was required created a situation _______ effective analysis was impossible.
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