Big data and Business intelligence

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Michael McDonald

Morning Investments

  • CPA
  • CITP
  • CMA
  • CPA(Canada)

Before starting this self study program, please go through the instructional document.

Overview

  • Why is Business Intelligence So Important?5 mins
  • What is Information Governance?25 mins
  • What is Text Analystics?53 mins
  • Testing Data for Errors80 mins
  • What is Business Intelligence?99 mins
  • Learning About Internal Growth Rate.129 mins
  • Univariate Analysis: Module 2161 mins
  • Regression Output in Excel185 mins
  • Interpreting Univariate Statistics221 mins

Course Description

Traditionally, Business Intelligence was a tool used to develop a detailed picture of the business and its current financial state. However, now the businesses are capturing more data than ever before due to rise of digital technology, social media, and growing popularity of internet devices. This has led businesses to think if they can use this data asset to make more informed and better business decisions. Hence, the new use of business intelligence is to explore new perspective for making better business decisions. Its possibility is driving the attraction in the subject such that it has become the hottest trends in the business and professional circles today.

The applicability of Business Intelligence in the organization of all sizes and in all the professions make it a unique subject that can benefit large number of people and businesses. It can help businesses with insights to gain competitive advantage and allow to leverage knowledge and skills. This webinar attempts to bring you up to speed on the concepts, nomenclature, applications, uses, pros and cons, and tools associated with business intelligence.

Key Topics included in the webinar:

  • Identify what Business Intelligence is
  • Familiarize with the uses of Business intelligence
  • Recognize why Business Intelligence is important
  • Identify how different companies can use Business Intelligence
  • Recognize steps in the business intelligence project
  • Explore key advantages and disadvantages of Business Intelligence on the decision making process
  • Identify, explore, and exploit trends in business intelligence

Learning Objectives

  • To explore the concept of Business Intelligence
  • To recognize steps in collection and cleaning data
  • To structure data including generating new variables based on comparative and relative metrics
  • To begin running data analysis on databases
  • To review, analyze, and make decisions based on results from business intelligence projects
  • To get detailed training on how to plan and manage business intelligence projects

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Business Owner
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • Accounting Firm
  • CPA (Industry)
  • Young CPA
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Accounting Practice Owners
  • Senior Accountant
  • VP Accounts
  • Accounts Director
  • Cloud Accountants
  • Chief Accounting Officer
  • Entrepreneurial Accountant
  • Accounting Managers
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Certified Public Accountant

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Learned a lot of useful information