Customer Leadership

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As regular readers will know, I prefer to talk about “Leadership” in the context of actual tasks, rather than in some theoretical fashion. Likewise, whilst there’s much focus on “Big Data” from a technology perspective, leaders must consider its real world application, challenges and opportunities. In the past year or two, my work has increasingly been to help senior leaders build a strategic and organisational framework …

University of Leeds to become a major ‘Big Data’ centre

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Here’s a press release of an important new development at the University of Leeds. As Visiting Professor, I am pleased to be a co-investigator on one of these “Big Data” projects. “Two multi-million pound grants will make the University of Leeds a major centre for ‘Big Data’ analysis – and a national resource that can be used by academics. The grants, …