Category Archives: Self Service

Gary Wolf from the Quantified Self…on Personal Analytics

You probably did not notice if your right eye twitched this morning. And you might not have attached any meaning to it, if you did notice. However, Gary Wolf, a contributing editor for Wired Magazine, sees such subtle observations as a pathway to self-illumination.

“It turns out involuntary movement of the muscles in your face is associated with moods and emotions,” he says. “Awareness of your facial muscles gives you an access point to your moods and emotions you wouldn’t otherwise have.”

 

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Your #1 Resource is your Time -> Manage it through better Analytics!

Your Time is YOUR #1 Resource! So, manage it better….and use Analytics and Data to do so. In this relaxed, and *I hope* funny video, we talk about a great software product we just released and that you can take advantage of to manage your time better!

Predictive Analytics in the Cloud

Predictive analytics is the next step in BI: not only can you be retrospective and see what has happened in your company in the past, but now we can distill new information from the old information to actually predict what will happen in the future.

Jamie MacLennan, CTO of Predixion Software, explains the difference between business intelligence and predictive analytics and shares a program that Predixion has created in Excel to review the Practice Fusion data.

You can see the exploration of the Practice Fusion data through Predixion here:  http://bit.ly/fPBw10

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