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Data-driven Decision Making

Data Analysis and Presentation Skills: the PwC Approach,

Welcome to Data-driven Decision Making. In this course, you'll get an introduction to Data Analytics and its role in business decisions. You'll learn why data is important and how it has evolved. You'll be introduced to “Big Data” and how it is used. You'll also be introduced to a framework for conducting Data Analysis and what tools and techniques are commonly used. Finally, you'll have a chance to put your knowledge to work in a simulated business setting. This course was created by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP with an address at 300 Madison Avenue, New York, New York, 10017.
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Rating 4.4 based on 425 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Starts Oct 12 (last week)
Cost $79
From PwC via Coursera
Instructor Alex Mannella
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Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Data Analysis Business Business Essentials

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data analysis

However, it provides a consistent way & a framework to approach data analysis tasks and excels at keeping connected analysis and presentation of outcomes to real-life scenarios.

However I expected the tutors to have an extra video or two and make a data analysis of a business problem or situation.

Gives a good broad understanding of Data Analysis.

I found this course well structured and covered many foundation principles of data analysis.

Otherwise it would be a 4/5 for a good introduction into business data analysis.

A good learning experience indeed It has been give me a brightened overview of Data analysis Very-well structured and very interesting course.

g Excellent class, thank you for the opportuntiy to increase my knowledge of big data and data analysis.

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driven decision

A high-level overview of data analytics that discusses the importance of implementing data driven decision-making in business.

It was awesome to start with such Comprehensive course with complete outline of the career path towards Data Analysis and Data Driven Decision Making Most of this information is just an introduction and promo for PWC.

Amazing Course that helped me gain true insights on Data driven decision making.Looking forward for more detailed study of Data Analytics and Data visualization.

I was expecting a lot more detail on ***how*** to perform data driven decision making.

Good Overview for data-driven decision making Very informative course, focused on building the practical problem solving skills and application of knowledge.

It's good, even though just having some brief view of the Data-driven Decision making, it brought me a new word.

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data-driven decision making

This course is a general course about data-driven decision making, as you can guess from the syllabus.-It is a PwC course, you should expect PwC marketing content.

This course has been very helpful to me in learning more on the topic of Data-driven Decision Making.

I highly recommend it Excellent Good course Very interesting latest information on BIG DATA Not very useful in practical sense Excelent introduction to Data-driven decision making.

This course Data-driven Decision Making gives deep fundamental understanding of data as science.

Very helpful for building an outline for data-driven decision making.

It provides many handy tools, frameworks, techniques for data-driven decision making process.

Excellent course to intro learners to data driven decision making techniques A very good course to get a head start in Data-driven Decision Making and the field of Business Analytics.

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high level

I have enjoyed the course as i can relate the course content with the real world issues and understand on a high level how data analytics is going to solve the problems.

As a newbie in Data Science, I have learn't a whole lot on how exactly a business problem can be broken down to ask relevant problems, identify the key areas, conduct analysis and influence high level decision making.

Too high level compared to what I expected, but does give a good overview of the topic.

Excellent high level overview for a complete beginner or someone with a passing knowledge of the tools and processes.

Too high level the course is.

Simply excellent excellent course, looking forward to the next ones extremely high level An insight into pwc way of doing things.

Good introduction to the topic, provides a high level overview of data-analytics and visualisation and their importance in the work place.

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importance of data

The course is very basic & holistic in nature as it briefly discusses the role & importance of data in form of various business metrics, that today's corporations are making full use of.

good introduction to basics of the data driven decision making I really enjoyed this course and learned the general concepts of data analytics, the importance of data visualization to create a new opportunity or solve a problem.

Thank you Great course Good content A great peace of Edge which puts sharp light on the importance of data driven decision making for organizations.

Great Course to understand the importance of Data in Decision Making.

Amazing course it really shows the importance of data in the business world and how it can transform a business into a successful one.

Its a very good course to understand the importance of data led decision making in the organisations.

Simple and structured introduction to the importance of data, and the tools organisation should use when dealing with big data.

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case studies

This course would be improved by more meaningful discussion topics (I sometimes skipped these because they didn't feel meaningful), more practice questions or simulations, and more refined case studies (with perhaps some guiding multiple choice before the open-ended final assignment).

Many case studies.-Recommend it to anyone who wants to start with a basic overview and get deeper with more in-depth courses.-If you have limited free time, this course is short!

The only addition/amendments I would recommend is additional visuals/animations to support the underlying framework, some additional case studies to support structured/semi-structred/unstructured data analytic approaches and more interactive questions during the video dialogues.

It is a good tool to introduce you to data-driven decision making Helpful course and practical case studies to assist learning.Thanks pwc team A good foundation course.

Apart from the rest, the final course case studies were brilliant and helped us to collaborate our understanding of the course.

Super Course NICE EXPERIENCE A must do for every intending decision maker I really liked the course - it is interactive, very helpful for your daily life and really ap Please add Case Studies in every week.

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Rating 4.4 based on 425 ratings
Length 5 weeks
Starts Oct 12 (last week)
Cost $79
From PwC via Coursera
Instructor Alex Mannella
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Data Analysis Business Business Essentials

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