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Who should attend
Anyone who wants to understand the business applications for analytics, whether for a functional area of practice or for general management. This program is designed for non-technical professionals including:
- General managers and senior executives
- Functional leaders and individual contributors of their team
- Entrepreneurs and business owners
- Data Types and Governance Issues
- Database Analytics
- Descriptive Statistics
- Probability Distribution and Data Modeling
- Descriptive and Predictive Data Mining Methods
- Optimization and Forecasting
- Data Visualization
About the course
Organizations are capturing more data than ever, leaving many organizational leaders wondering how to manage big data and make data-driven business decisions. This program teaches professionals how to use tools needed to thrive in data-driven organizations. You'll complete this course knowing how to go through the data analysis process from start to finish.
Get Hands-on Experience
- Prepare, analyze and visualize data with MS Excel
- Build a personalized reference guide for future data analysis work
- Practice business case applications that incorporate the concepts and skills learned in class
- Understand the strategic value of data collection and analysis to inform business decisions in today’s business environment
- Understand fundamental data-related concepts, terminology and tools available to support data-based decisions
- Articulate business problems and identify required data
- Gather, clean and organize data
- Describe, analyze and visualize data effectively
Deanne Butchey is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Finance at Florida International University (FIU) and holds a PhD in Finance. Before joining FIU, Dr. Butchey worked as an Investment Banker and Financial Services Stock Research Analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston in their Toronto office...
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