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0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 0.00 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Thomas H. Davenport, Jinho Kim Narrator: Alan Sklar Publisher: Highbridge Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: May 2014 ISBN: 9781622314539
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Here are practical tools to improve your understanding of data analytics and enhance your thinking and decision making, which is critical for successful management today. Includes how to formulate a hypothesis, gather and analyze relevant data, interpret Download and start listening now!

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  • “An accessible and timely introduction to the data mining work of quantitative analysts.”

    Forbes

  • “Goes into fascinating detail about how Intel and other successful companies—including Verizon Wireless, TD Bank Group, and Merck—help managers and data scientists understand each other well enough to collaborate effectively.”

    CNN Money/Fortune 

  • “Perfect for professionals who want a better grounding in understanding and applying data results to business goals”

    Midwest Book Review

  • “Written for readers without a business degree or background in statistics, Keeping Up with the Quants explains how to read, interpret, and glean value from your data.”

    T+D magazine

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About the Author
Author Thomas H. Davenport

Tom Davenport is the President’s Distinguished Professor of Information Technology and Management at Babson College. He has taught at Harvard Business School, Dartmouth’s Tuck School, the University of Texas, and the University of Chicago. He is a widely published author and speaker on the topics of analytics, information and knowledge management, re-engineering, enterprise systems, and electronic business. Davenport’s latest book—coauthored with Jeanne Harris—is Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning, a bestseller that has been translated into thirteen languages. Prior to this, Tom wrote, coauthored or edited twelve other books. He has written over a hundred articles for such publications as Harvard Business Review, Sloan Management Review, California Management Review, the Financial Times, and many other publications, and has been a columnist for Information Week, CIO, and Darwin magazines. He was named one of the world’s top 25 consultants by Consulting magazine, and was named one of the 100 most influential people in the IT industry by Ziff-Davis magazines. 

About the Narrator

Alan Sklar, a graduate of Dartmouth, has excelled in his career as a freelance voice actor. He began narrating audiobooks in 1996, winning seven AudioFile Earphones Awards and earning several “Best Voice” awards. He has also worked as a stage actor and as a promo announcer at WPIX-TV in New York City. His dream is to be an opera singer, a role for which he hones his bass-baritone operatic skills in the upstairs shower of his home.