Category Archives: Data Analytics

Data controllers and data processors: The difference and why it matters in GDPR

As the May 25 deadline for compliance with the European legislation looms, it’s increasingly important to understand the difference between the two key roles Robin Kurzer on May 23, 2018   As companies scramble to become compliant with the May 25 deadline for enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the distinction between data … Continue reading Data controllers and data processors: The difference and why it matters in GDPR

What the data tells us about the death of exact match and its impact

Following Google’s recent changes to exact match in AdWords, many search marketers were concerned about the impact on their accounts. Now that it’s been a couple weeks, columnist Aaron Levy digs through his client data to see whether advertisers’ fears have come to pass. Aaron Levy on April 7, 2017     On March 17, … Continue reading What the data tells us about the death of exact match and its impact

Audience-Based Buying, Selling, And Targeting Requires Advanced Data

by Tobi Elkin, Staff Writer @tobielkin, August 5, 2016 There’s a lot of talk about audience-based buying, selling, and targeting. Advertisers are looking for the right audiences, and audiences are considerably more complex than merely accounting for demographics and age. Audiences are comprised of people — and people have specific interests and passions, behaviors and … Continue reading Audience-Based Buying, Selling, And Targeting Requires Advanced Data

Walking the Tightrope Between Insight and Data Privacy

by Zuzanna Pasierbinska-Wilson June 1, 2016 Follow @fattypontoonskiJune 1, 2016 Today, digital identity is so much more than just your username and password. It combines data on who we are, our history, our interests and our preferences. Put all of these attributes together and a remarkably accurate and traceable picture appears of how we live, … Continue reading Walking the Tightrope Between Insight and Data Privacy

Human Algorithm in Data Driven Hiring

by Sunil Bagai January 11, 2016 Follow @ZenithtalentJanuary 11, 2016 Relationships: The Human Algorithm in Data-Driven Hiring Although technology may reign as king in the modern economy, the wheels of commerce can’t turn without savvy professionals to design, deploy, administer and maintain the machine. Interestingly, however, our growing reliance on automation and the push to … Continue reading Human Algorithm in Data Driven Hiring

How To Effectively Transfer Knowledge Between Baby Boomers And Millennials

Alison NapolitanoNovember 3, 2015 With the anticipated Baby Boomer brain drain that companies are due to face in the near future, many managers are looking for solutions to bridge the growing knowledge gap that the impending mass exodus of Baby Boomers will create. Fortunately, there are strategic steps you can take now to prepare for … Continue reading How To Effectively Transfer Knowledge Between Baby Boomers And Millennials

9 Ways to Leverage the Data You Collect from Your Fans

Jim BelosicOctober 31, 2015 Unless you’re a large brand that everyone has heard of, chances are you’re using social media to engage with and learn about your fans and potential customers. Contests and promotions remain a fun way for followers to interact with their favorite brands. After all, who doesn’t love winning a contest? I … Continue reading 9 Ways to Leverage the Data You Collect from Your Fans