Learn from Your Analytics Failures

Harvard Business Review

That’s bad news and worse management. In pre-Big Data days, for example, a hotel chain used some pretty sophisticated mathematics, data mining, and time series analysis to coordinate its yield management pricing and promotion efforts. Who’s Afraid of Data-Driven Management?

Learn from Your Analytics Failures

Harvard Business Review

That’s bad news and worse management. In pre-Big Data days, for example, a hotel chain used some pretty sophisticated mathematics, data mining, and time series analysis to coordinate its yield management pricing and promotion efforts. This ultimately required greater centralization and limiting local operator flexibility and discretion. For the most part, local managers followed the yield management rules.

How an NBA Team Thinks About Data, Talent, and Pricing

Harvard Business Review

These aren’t mom and pop operations anymore. We now have entire conferences dedicated to the analytics of our business and our basketball operations. Strategy execution Managing uncertainty Managing organizations Basketball is on the brain in March.