Big Data is all the rage in healthcare these days, as well as in many other industries. The question that continues to arise is what to do with that data and how to best leverage it.
Capturing the real value from the analysis of the data is a struggle for some industries. Business schools are now seeing the need for graduates that understand the business side as well as the analytics side. Companies are realizing that in order to make greater change and improvements, a deeper dive into the data is necessary.
As stated in this article, we are in need of good communicators that can translate the data analytics into best practices for the industry by offering “actionable insights.” Data alone is not an advantage without the ability to translate that data into action.