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Browse posts written by Graham James

Graham James 31/10/2023

The Horrors of data chaos: symptoms that your business is a victim

Data chaos lurks in many businesses, often operating in plain sight but in heavy disguise so as to not to be identified. Data chaos causes a nightmare of disorganised, di…

Graham James 26/06/2023

A Data Driven-Culture: the meaning, the importance, and how to create one

Data-driven decision-making is the process of using data to make informed decisions that can help businesses to achieve their goals. This approach has gained significant …

Graham James 17/05/2023

The Power of Data: Business Intelligence in Wholesale Distribution

Business intelligence (BI) is quickly becoming an essential tool for wholesale distribution businesses of all sizes. With the right BI solutions in place, these organisat…

Graham James 02/02/2023

How to create a solid data strategy in 8 key steps

Data-driven decisions are essential for successful businesses, but only if you have a strong data strategy. The benefits of a solid data strategy extend beyond just data…

Graham James 23/09/2022

Retail Business Intelligence: 3 Benefits You Can't Afford to Ignore

As a retail business owner, you know that data is essential to your success. You need to know what products are selling, how much inventory you have on hand, and who your…

Graham James 09/08/2022

In Good Humour: Everyday Realities of Bad Business Intelligence

The data that helps you get the big calls right. The information that ensures you understand where you're at – and gives you the tools to get to where you want to be. Bus…

Graham James 30/06/2022

What comes first: the problem or the technology?

The tech landscape is vast, complex and alluring. It can be tempting to grab the first tool that catches your attention, only to discover that it may not be able to solve…

Graham James 31/05/2022

The Psychology of Business Decisions: Are You Following Fact or Feelings?

We all know that our intuition affects our opinions and decisions, but you might not realise just how big a role our hunches play in work-related decision making. Accordi…

Graham James 08/03/2022

Five Everyday Processes You Should Automate Using Power Automate

Today’s businesses need digital solutions that save time, elevate efficiency and, above all, are easy to use. Microsoft has the answer with Power Automate.