No business can be data-driven if the only people interested in data analysis are the analysts. Just as the guidance of accountants and attorneys shapes everyday business, analytics must be integrated throughout the organization to provide value.
But when it comes to getting everyone on board, accountants and attorneys have a great advantage over data analysts. Financial and legal guidelines are supported by the law, contracts, and other strict rules, and it’s understood that serious consequences may be in store for those who flaunt those rules.
Author: Meta S. Brown