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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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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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Where to Start your Data Governance Business Case

According to the State of Data Governance report, the top three things preventing companies adopting data governance are: Lack of Resources (39.6%) Too hard to prove the business case (20.8%), and Data Governance not seen as important by Senior Management (18.8%) The three bullets above are all linked by the fact that Data Management resources …

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How to Prioritise Enterprise Data Governance Strategy

Before you embark on any new initiative, you must come up with a plan. In this case, a data governance strategy. It’s imperative to prioritise your work and align it with the business strategy in order to get the support and funding required.  The first step in this process is to diagnose the problems in …

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