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Digital Business: Using Data in Decision Making

Posted October 23, 2018 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies, Data Analytics & Digital Technologies Cutter Business Technology Journal
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Adapting to the changing business environment of a digital business is about much more than implementing new technologies like analytics, the IoT, and so on. Rather, business managers from the boardroom down must drive the adoption and skilled use of data-based decision making. Ultimately, middle managers are critical to digital business — making data-based decisions and selecting tasks that provide the necessary capabilities to deliver on a digital transformation vision and strategy.

About The Author
Daniel Power
Daniel J. Power is a Professor of Information Systems and Strategy at the College of Business Administration, University of Northern Iowa. He is also the Editor of DSSResources.COM. Dr. Power has published more than 50 refereed journal articles and book chapters. His articles have appeared in leading academic journals, including Decision Support Systems, Decision Sciences, and Journal of Decision Systems. Dr. Power has authored or coauthored six… Read More
Ciara Heavin
Ciara Heavin is a lecturer/researcher in the Department of Business Information Systems at Cork University Business School, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland. Her research focuses on opportunities for using information systems in the global healthcare ecosystem and in digital transformation. As Co-Director of the Health Information Systems Research Centre, Dr. Heavin has directed funded research in the investigation, development, and… Read More
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