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Q&A with Data Scientist Jonathan Kuhn

At Impact Makers, we’re about the people—the impact makers. We spent some time getting to know our Data Scientist Jonathan Kuhn, PhD., whose stories reflect the past, the present and the future of data analytics. !m: Why is data science important today? Jonathan Kuhn: Twenty years ago, we lacked the computing firepower, methodology and software […]

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Join Us at the rvatech/Summit on Data Science

Organizations of all sizes are tasked to do more with less. That’s why it’s important that IT has innovative strategies to provide meaningful insights to get ahead of the game. Since 1989, rvatech has fostered a network of tech leaders in central Virginia to understand the key IT challenges, the latest trends and solutions. Impact […]

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Inform Decisions with Master Data Management: A Primer

Master data represents some of the most valuable information shared across an organization such as customer, vendor, product, and employee data. It tends to be static and non-transactional in nature, meaning it doesn’t change very often. Master data may also include reference data such as zip codes and U.S. states as part of address data for customers, […]

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Choosing the Best Business Fit for RPA

Robotic Process Automation – using bots instead of associates to perform processing tasks – can be an effective way to increase speed and accuracy while redeploying associates on higher-value processes and projects. RPA implementations are commonplace across financial services and healthcare, as both industries have a disparate mix of non-integrated systems and data-intensive processes. However, […]

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How Low Can You Go? Reducing Data Insight Delay

Across all industries, the race is on for firms to differentiate with data — through data-driven products; enhanced customer acquisition and experience; reduced risk; or streamlined operations (cost-out). C-suite executives have the aspiration and vision to win with data-driven insights, yet most are dissatisfied with the cycles consumed in producing data-driven insights. The time it […]

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Data Storytelling: A Cheat Sheet

Data Storytelling is an essential skill of of any data scientist that makes data come alive. It is a structured method for turning data insights into action through analysis, design, and narrative. It is an art that brings interpretation and clarity while engaging the audience towards action. The Framework below defines the art of data […]

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Privacy and Security: What’s the Difference?

Article Summary: Security controls are put in place to control who can access the information, but privacy controls are for when and what they can access. For example, doctors at a nationwide primary care chain most likely have security access to each patient’s account information across the country, but should only have privacy access when there […]

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HIMSS Analytics Maturity Models: You’ll Need a Partner

HIMSS Analytics is solely-focused on supporting and measuring healthcare transformation enabled by information technology. As an expert global market intelligence resource, HIMSS Analytics brings all the complexity together into a centralized repository of methodologies, promoting common language, and ensuring organizations are directionally-aligned and challenged at the industry level. Impact Makers has significant in-market experience partnering […]

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[VIDEO] Why Can’t My Organization Trust Our Own Data?

Data is something everyone uses and needs to do their job. When people don’t trust their data, organizations have a big problem on their hands and it won’t go away overnight. The only way to fix a lack of trust is to build trust. Getting employees to buy in to a new way of using […]

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