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How To Secure Funding For Data Governance

In our 2021 research, we discovered that 33% of firms have no budget set aside for data governance. A further 37% were only using ad-hoc budgets, usually drawn from other IT initiatives or projects. This normally involves spending money on data cleansing/migration when implementing a new technology rather than investing in a strategic data improvement …

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The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Data Ownership and Data Stewardship

Learn all you ever need to know about data stewardship and ownership This article explains the data stewardship concept, the benefits of having a data stewardship program in place, how to get started, and challenges to watch out for. You’ll learn: The different types of data steward What a data steward should do The difference …

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What to look for in a Data Governance Expert

In our modern data-driven world, companies can no longer afford to ignore their dirty data habits.  Without clear-sighted data policies, businesses risk wasting huge amounts of time and money on what should be simple tasks. Locating data and reports turns into a colossal interdepartmental struggle. Marketing and customer outreach efforts run into wall after wall …

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The Most Frequently Asked Questions in Data Governance

Whether you’re an accomplished business manager or a consummate data wizard, Data Governance can be a lot to wrap your head around. Luckily, this list of common questions and straight-to-the-point answers will help you get a better grip on the basics.  Here’s our breakdown of the most frequently asked questions in Data Governance. Still have …

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How to know if your Company is Ready for Good Data Governance

Good Data Governance is a virtual silver bullet for saving time, cutting costs and improving revenue, so implementing Data Governance as soon as possible may seem like a no-brainer. Unfortunately, it’s not that simple. You may think that your organisation is ready to take the plunge, but without making sure that your teams and personnel …

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Data governance roadmap

How to Win Big in the First 100 Days as a New CDO

Keeping a business consistently data-driven isn’t easy. Vast quantities of potentially valuable company and consumer data lie locked away in corporate silos or lost in cross-functional translation. To unlock the hidden value in all this data, organisations are increasingly turning to the newest member of the C-suite, the CDO.  TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1: What …

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Identify Data Opportunities using Public Customer Reviews

Lots of Data teams I speak with struggle to get engagement from their business. Often this is because they don’t explain how data drives business value. Their main challenge is typically knowing how to identify data opportunities that a business person cares about. The reason I have written this article is because it’s possible to …

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