Apr
20
11:00

Intro To Data

Workshop
Hebrew Session
Alan Rutter
Founder @ Fire Plus Algebra
Alan is a specialist in communicating complex subjects through data visualisation, writing and design. He teaches for General Assembly and runs in-house training for public sector clients including the Home Office, the Department of Transport and numerous local government and emergency services teams. Alan previously worked with Guardian Masterclasses on curating and delivering new course strands, including developing and teaching their B2B data visualisation courses. He oversaw the iPad edition launches of Wired, GQ, Vanity Fair and Vogue.
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Alan Rutter
Data is the lifeblood of every modern business. Business leaders need to be able to analyze it critically and understand the roles, concepts, and terminology involved. If you are nervous or inexperienced when it comes to using data, this beginner-level Jolt will give you an accessible and practical introduction. If you're already working with data, it may be a useful refresher before you jump into our other related Jolts. In this Jolt, you'll discover a simple, 3-step-framework for analyzing business data. You'll learn how to identify trends and gaps in data, explore ways to collect missing data, and work out how to interpret it to get meaningful answers.

Questions this talk answers:

01

What are the key roles, concepts and terminology involved in data in business?

02

How do you evaluate trends and patterns in data that are worthy of further exploration?

03

How do you critically analyze data against business hypotheses?

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Alan Rutter

Founder @ Fire Plus Algebra

About
Alan
Alan is a specialist in communicating complex subjects through data visualisation, writing and design. He teaches for General Assembly and runs in-house training for public sector clients including the Home Office, the Department of Transport and numerous local government and emergency services teams. Alan previously worked with Guardian Masterclasses on curating and delivering new course strands, including developing and teaching their B2B data visualisation courses. He oversaw the iPad edition launches of Wired, GQ, Vanity Fair and Vogue.

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