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How Not to Be Misled by Data - WSJ

How Not to Be Misled by Data - WSJ | Data Analytics & BI Strategy | Scoop.it
Numbers can deceive just as surely as words—so here’s a guide to avoid being led astray.
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In Business Intelligence, one looks at data. A lot. We try to make sense of the stories data is telling us and remove bias as much as possible. So whether you are reading the results of a report or creating one remember that just because it is data doesn't mean it is right.

Always keep a skeptical eye out for misleading information but equally damaging is not trusting the intelligence because it disagrees with the outcome you want.    

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The time has come to redefine “old age”

The time has come to redefine “old age” | Data Analytics & BI Strategy | Scoop.it
60 is the new 40.

Via Francisco Teixeira
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Data is telling us that it is not just the perception of the baby boomers. There really is a change in aging.

 

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