What Happens When You Don't Listen To Your Data?

Don't put yourself in these awkward situations.

Sure, going with your gut can yield some pretty positive results — occasionally. But relying solely on human intuition isn’t exactly 21st century thinking, and a big risk doesn’t always equal a bigger reward.

Data is more than numbers. Data is a sequence that tells a story, and when you cherry-pick your information, you might be missing key plot points or misrepresenting the whole series. Seeing the whole story turns your notes into a narrative.

Don't be THAT analyst who doesn't listen to the data. We've seen it all before...

And trust us, you don’t want to be that person who lets face value determine their intelligent insights, or lets quick decisions get in the way of data-driven ones.

We know what it’s like to experience a data snafu in the office. But before we let out a collective groan from yet another poorly-informed business decision, here’s a couple more Qlik E-Cards to pass on to your BI-minded friends:

Hold onto your dashboards, fellow analysts, and good luck driving insights.


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