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The Role of Big Data in Business

By Dr. Novadean Watson-Stone Program Director, Information Technology at American Public University Volumes of data are building--you added some with your post to Facebook, the information you completed for your dentist, the form you submitted to renew your license plate, and the purchase you made online. You are contributing to big data daily as are other individuals, companies, and organizations.

How to Talk in Metrics that Matter to Recruiters

By Nance Rosen, Business2Community.com Special to Online Career Tips Big Data is the new comfort zone for decision-makers who fear taking action or making a choice without justifiable cause. The decision might be wrong, but if they’ve made it based on an assemblage of data points: there’s some cover and conversation rather than more draconian measures, like getting fired.