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Big Data: The 4 Layers Everyone Must Know

Four Big Priorities For Implementing Next Generation Big Data Analytics

The world of big data is changing so quickly that we really need to look beyond today’s analytic capabilities and chart where enterprise-grade architectures are headed in the future. Even the vocabulary is changing! “Big data” is turning into a household term, but now we see newer terms like “data …

Manage your time like Google invests its resources: 70/20/10

Spend 30% of your time living in the future<p>There are many great definitions of product management. There’s universal agreement that the best PMs are …

How to show customers the value of free

The way technology is sold to businesses has changed fundamentally in the last decade and as a result so has the role of customer support/success …

An Introduction to Data-Driven Decisions for Managers Who Don’t Like Math

Not a week goes by without us publishing something here at HBR about the value of data in business. Big data, small data, internal, external, experimental, observational — everywhere we look, information is being captured, quantified, and used to make business decisions.<p>Not everyone needs to become …

A day of in a life of product manager

<i>Mike Fishbein does content marketing at Alpha UX. You can connect with him @mfishbein or via his personal site, mfishbein.com.</i><p>An article ion The Next Web captured the essence of product management so well that it left one commenter exclaiming, “Finally I can point people to an article when they ask …

The Pros and Cons of Product Management

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the pros and cons of becoming a product manager?</i><p><i>Answer by Dan Schmidt, PM my entire career, on Quora</i><p>If you are considering becoming a product manager, you are probably not comparing the role’s merits to unrelated professions such as sushi chef or …

Product Management

Big data and the new phenomenon open data are closely related but they're not the same. Open data brings a perspective that can make big data more useful, more democratic, and less threatening.<p>While big data is defined by size, open data is defined by its use. Big data is the term used to describe …

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The 10 Coolest Big Data Products Of 2014

<b>Splice Machine 1.0</b><p>Splice Machine's realtime relational database is designed to help businesses get around Hadoop's batch-analytics limitations by …

Big Data

26 Data Analysis Experts Reveal the #1 Business Problem that Can Be Solved with Predictive Analytics Tools and Software

Many successful businesses today, whether they are online-based, brick and mortar or a combination of the two, utilize some sort of business data …

Here’s Your Focus for the First 30, 60, and 90 Days as a Startup Product Manager | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Rian van der Merwe, Product Strategy & Design, on Quora,</i><p><b>30 days: Understand the product, the market, and the culture</b> The goal of the Product Manager is <b>to deliver measurable business results through product solutions that meet both market needs and company goals</b> (see The Importance of …

Opposite Views of a Product Roadmap

Your product roadmap is a view of <i>what you are building</i> right now, in the near future, and in the more distant future. Or is your roadmap a view of <i>why</i> …

What It's Like To Be A Product Manager At Google

<i>Former Google product manager Michael Brandt answered the question and gave Business Insider permission to run his full answer here:</i><p>The Yellow Brick Road<p>It's fun! When you first start, you feel like Neo being plugged into The Matrix. You learn how the best-of-the-best write code. How they design. …

Mike Gioja Of Paychex's Career Ascent To Lead IT And Product Management And Development

Paychex is a $2.5 billion revenue provider of payroll, HR, insurance, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small to medium- sized businesses, and was founded in 1971. The company has more than 100 offices around the Unitedi States as well as locations in Germany and Brazil, and has about 12,700 …

The Product Manager

In the tech startup world there’s a consistent theme that software engineers and sales reps are two of the hardest positions to fill as the company …

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

<i>Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities,</i> is a new book from Tom Davenport, a veteran observer of the data analysis scene. It’s a required reading for managers that need a straightforward, hype-free introduction to big data, a clear and clarifying “signal” in the …

Choosing Between Public And Private In The Hybrid Cloud Era

Writing on CenturyLinkVoice in August, Century Link’s Richard Seroter tackled one of the hottest debates in cloud computing right now—what to keep in-house in the private cloud and what to outsource to the public cloud—with two clever metaphors: hybrid cars and wine.<p>“Many people purchase hybrid …

What Is A 'Data Lake' Anyway?

One of the consequences of the hype and exaggeration that surrounds Big Data is that the labels and definitions that we use to describe the field quickly become overloaded. One of the Big Data concepts that presently we risk over-loading to the point of complete abstraction is the “Data Lake.”<p>Data …

40 Psychological Facts You Should Know About Yourself

As in: 100 things you should know if you are going to design an effective and persuasive website, web application or software application.<p>Or maybe just 100 things that everyone should know about humans!<p>The order that I'll present these 100 things is going to be pretty random.<p>So the fact that this …

What is the best product manager career path?

<b>Question: What is the career progression for a product manager?</b><p>I am a young engineer trying to plan out my career. I want to know what is the typical …

5 Ways to Market Yourself Visually

Visuals communicate complex ideas into something more digestible. Large amounts of text make it harder for our brains to find pertinent information in a timely manner. This problem can be remedied quite easily, by adding images and visuals into marketing yourself.<p>Visuals can help turn a complex …

Where Cloud Computing Jobs Will Be In 2015

There are 3.9 million jobs in the U.S. affiliated with cloud computing today with 384,478 in IT alone. The median salary for IT professionals with cloud computing experience is $90,950 and the median salary for positions that pay over $100,000 a year is $116,950.<p>Globally there are 18,239,258 cloud …

24 Data Science Resources to Keep Your Finger on the Pulse

There are lots of resources out there to learn about, or to build upon what you already know about, data science. But where do you start? What are …

So you wanna be a data scientist? A guide to 2015's hottest profession

Are you good at math? Like, <i>really</i> good at math? Do you also know Python and, oh yeah, have deep knowledge of a particular industry?<p>On the off chance …

Big Data Will Get Even Bigger In 2015

Perhaps the biggest trend in enterprise computing is driven by a host of very small things. That is, Big Data, a terrible term used to describe the exploding volumes, variety and velocity of data, is largely the result of small devices, whether Internet of Things-style sensors or mobile devices.<p>If …