Leaders of Analytics

Leaders of Analytics

Jonas Christensen

Leaders of Analytics is a podcast about data-driven decision-making, modern business leadership and the use of data and artificial intelligence in business and society. Each episode investigates the strategies, tools, techniques and leadership required to succeed in a world increasingly driven by data and analytics. The show’s guests share their stories and experiences in a way that helps listeners understand the big concepts and small details that make all the difference in today’s world of business.
Understanding How Venture Capital Works in 2023 with Scott Heyes
January 24, 2023
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48:4178.01 MB

Understanding How Venture Capital Works in 2023 with Scott Heyes

Inflation is rising, interest rates are up across the globe and cash is king again. How will this impact the flow of venture investments in start-ups and emerging technologies? While traditional investments may suffer during a recession, the venture capital industry has historically been able to wea...

Designing an Economy that Regenerates Rather than Consumes with Simon Schillebeeckx
January 04, 2023
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56:4090.8 MB

Designing an Economy that Regenerates Rather than Consumes with Simon Schillebeeckx

30 years of “corporate social responsibility” has left our planet in dire straits. Biodiversity loss, climate change, water pollution, micro-plastic pollution, air pollution, species collapse, ecosystem collapse…the list goes on. What can we all do individually and collectively as business leaders a...

Data-Driven Retail at Bunnings featuring Genevieve Elliott
December 06, 2022
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Data-Driven Retail at Bunnings featuring Genevieve Elliott

How does a traditional bricks-and-mortar retailer transform itself into an omni-channel business with strong digital and data science capabilities? In this episode of Leaders of Analytics we learn from Bunnings General Manager, Data and Analytics, Genevieve Elliott, how the company is transforming i...

The Playbook on Data-Driven Customer Retention with Sami Kaipa
November 24, 2022
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45:5763.13 MB

The Playbook on Data-Driven Customer Retention with Sami Kaipa

Is your company good at customer success and retention? Chances are that you could be better. For most businesses with a recurring revenue model, customer churn is a very costly affair. Whenever a customer leaves, you lose out on recurring revenue, forgo the opportunity of expansion (cross sell) rev...

The Economics of Data & Analytics with Bill Schmarzo
October 24, 2022
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56:4490.92 MB

The Economics of Data & Analytics with Bill Schmarzo

Do you really need a data-driven culture? Maybe not. According to Bill Schmarzo, the CEO’s mandate is to become value-driven, not data-driven. For analytics teams that means one thing: no one cares about your data, they want results! In this episode of Leaders of Analytics, Bill and I explore t...

Building Data & Analytics Literacy with Ben Jarvis
October 17, 2022
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41:2666.39 MB

Building Data & Analytics Literacy with Ben Jarvis

Great analytics teams understand that they are responsible for two things concurrently: production and consumption. Most analytics teams master the production part well. After all, that’s why they exist, to produce analytics. However, analytics only matter if someone consumes them and makes val...

How to Achieve Data-Driven Marketing Success with Ikechi Okoronkwo
October 05, 2022
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58:2280.17 MB

How to Achieve Data-Driven Marketing Success with Ikechi Okoronkwo

If you’re anything like me, you have a love/hate relationship with marketing. Marketing can be delightful, obnoxious or somewhere in-between, depending on content and context. Most of us remember an ad from our youth that has given us a life-long emotional connection to a brand or product. Most o...

Creating Data-Driven Business Leaders with Hind Benbya
September 18, 2022
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40:5056.09 MB

Creating Data-Driven Business Leaders with Hind Benbya

Business leaders are changing. Today, it’s not enough to be a strategic thinker and good people leader to be successful in the corporate world. Why? Modern business leaders are customer-centric and understand how to create a personalised customer experience using customer data. Modern busines...

Feeding the World with Data Science Featuring Serg Masis
August 23, 2022
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59:3781.89 MB

Feeding the World with Data Science Featuring Serg Masis

Most of us take for granted that food is always available to us when we need it. Our local supermarkets have shelves stacked with produce from all corners of the world. Rarely do we stop to think that the items in our shopping carts have been on a long journey involving months of work by many peopl...

Why Sport is Leading the Analytics Revolution with Ari Kaplan
August 02, 2022
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01:05:2489.82 MB

Why Sport is Leading the Analytics Revolution with Ari Kaplan

Professional sports have undergone a true data revolution over the last two decades. Today, all major sports teams, regardless of sports code, use analytics and data science to drive team performance, optimise game outcomes and scout young talent. Why has analytics become so popular in professi...