Using data analytics to enhance the bottom line

Using data analytics to enhance the bottom line

Jeremy Smith Blog, Private Equity

The exponential increase in the amount of data available means there are more opportunities than ever for businesses to drive profitable growth and enterprise value. Many companies are already making use of the data available to them and a survey published by Forbes found that 53% of companies have adopted big data practices, up from 17% in 2015. However, there …

Spend Analysis Moving to Real Analytics

Spend analysis moving to real analytics

Mark Ellis In the press

A lot has been written about spend analysis – analytics, cognitive procurement, big data and how to manage structured and unstructured data within your organisation. What we see in practice is a lot of companies working on three tiers of capability: Some companies still manage their spend analytics through the ERP-based data-warehouse, where static reports are generated and run at a …