How To Lie With Charts

How To Lie With Charts

Some of the best examples of data visualization today can be found in journalism. In recent years many, if not most global news networks have embraced empirical storytelling and have made significant investments in both the people and technology needed to tell compelling visual stories powered by data. 

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Marvel Movie Analytics: Which Marvel Film is the Most Successful?

Marvel Movie Analytics: Which Marvel Film is the Most Successful?

Since MCU’s debut film, Iron Man, in 2008 we’ve averaged 2 Marvel films a year. Back in December I wrote a post about the Star Wars franchise and how profitable each of the movies have been. So I thought I’d do the same for Marvel, but this time rather than just look at box office performance I thought I’d shake it up a bit and also look at critical reception and reviews.

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Here's a Full Rundown of My Talk at AMES 2016

Here's a Full Rundown of My Talk at AMES 2016

Last week I gave a short talk at AMES 2016. I’ve had a few requests to share the full presentation deck, but I’ve realized that some of the slides may not make a ton of sense without the talking points. So here’s a full run down of the presentation and what I covered.

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The Human Side of Analytics

The Human Side of Analytics

I'll be giving a talk at the Asian Marketing Effectiveness & Strategy (AMES) 2016 conference next week and I wanted to share a teaser of the presentation I'll be giving. My session is titled The Human Side of Analytics and will explore the role people, communication and storytelling within the big data and analytics industry. 

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Your Web Analytics Data is Lying to You, so Fix it Already

Your Web Analytics Data is Lying to You, so Fix it Already

Yesterday I took part in a webinar discussion with Experian’s Simon Trilsbach on the topic of data quality (DQ). It was a great session and we received some good questions after the presso about how to go about addressing DQ within your business. I wanted to extend the discussion I had with Simon by looking at a practical example of DQ that many marketers probably face without even realizing it. 

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