Category: Operational research

Data is taking over (the Corporate World)

The age of IT and information systems, back in the 60s a 70s, created new opportunities for those companies that were able to leverage the new data that was being gathered about the whole operation. However, data on its own

The optimised company

Although it is not a perfect paradigm, Porter’s Value Chain has helped explained how a company can create value since it was devised in 1985. Source: Wikimedia Commons. According to this diagram, the activities that add value to a product

Take it ALL, then!

Sorry to say sometimes we people from market research, analytics, and statisticians alike are sad junkies! I admit it, I enjoy reading professional jokes, and if they are related to economics, finance, or operational research, the better. But you should