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About the Course

In this course, you will learn best practices for how to use data analytics to make any company more competitive and more profitable. You will be able to recognize the most critical business metrics and distinguish them from mere data. You’ll get a clear picture of the vital but different roles business analysts, business data analysts, and data scientists each play in various types of companies. And you’ll know exactly what skills are required to be hired for, and succeed at, these high-demand jobs. Finally, you will be able to use a checklist provided in the course to score any company on how effectively it is embracing big data culture. Digital companies like Amazon, Uber and Airbnb are transforming entire industries through their creative use of big data. You’ll understand why these companies are so disruptive and how they use data-analytics techniques to out-compete traditional companies....

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AS
Jun 11, 2020

It is a business centred course that will help you understand the most important metrics. It includes comprehensive glossaries and lectures that will help you in the process and a lot of case studies.

AC
Nov 2, 2018

really good bases for business metric if you already have a background you are going to enjoy and refresh you memory and if you don't have previous experiences is really easy to understand the concept

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By José F C A

Jun 23, 2020

Great explanation and order. The teacher is a complete master and makes every hard thing very understandable.

By Mariia A

Mar 21, 2019

The course is great (but please consider amending information ratio calculation mistake, the rest is perfect)

By Mireille G

Apr 29, 2020

Outstanding instructor and material. Professor Egger is highly effective at getting important points across.

By Shelley Q

Oct 16, 2018

great content, provided basic (but detailed) introduction to business/data analysts and what the jobs entail

By Jaz M

Apr 16, 2018

clear explanations. would be more helpful if the handouts were in written forms instead of just point forms.

By Lia P P

Jan 6, 2016

Excelente conteúdo para suportar decisões utilizando dados. Conteúdo essencial para uma realidade tão atual!

By Chandraprakash J

Jan 27, 2019

It was good. Being in the industry in over 7 years, there was still something new which I learnt.

Thank You

By Nicole E

Jun 12, 2018

Great course. The case study was the perfect way to sum up the learnings and simulate a mini business case.

By Daniel

Jun 2, 2017

Very good for starters, explained very well trough real world examples, making complex stuff easy to grasp.

By Hernán Y S

Aug 6, 2020

Very good content and the teacher is very "dynamic" and interesting in his classes! Thanks for the course!

By kang k

Jul 6, 2020

professional and no much of jargon! Perfect for someone like me with only little background in data field!

By Ramon H

Jul 1, 2020

Great introduction to Business Metrics and great diverse examples of such an important aspect of business.

By Jamille T N

Oct 4, 2019

Thorough and well-explained course with how to identify and measure the basic but useful business metrics.

By Andrew K

Jan 21, 2018

Course has the ability to get you thinking about relevant metrics for various (service-product) businesses

By janaki b

Dec 12, 2016

I've recommended this course to all my friends.Very well structured,succinct,and effective teaching style.

By Ziqi W

Jul 2, 2016

It's a great course! I love this course. It helps me to know more about data scientist and data analytist.

By Todd C

Apr 24, 2016

Well organized. Lots of useful specific tips, that I have already referenced several times professionally.

By Wouter K

Oct 19, 2015

This is a good course to understand the basics of business metrics in several different kind of companies.

By Mohammad N

Jan 23, 2018

This is an excellent course which has broadened my basic knowledge on Business Metrics. Love this course.

By Saurabh S

Mar 21, 2017

It was really an honor to have this course under your guidance. Thanks a lot for guidance and assistance.

By Dennis G D

Nov 9, 2015

I learned a bunch and was regularly challenged to do better. I enjoyed it and would recommend the course.

By Efthymia K

Aug 26, 2020

The course provides business metrics knowledge from many different sectors such as finance and marketing

By Alexander L

Jul 27, 2020

A good course for those who want to understand the basics of this field and possible career paths in it.

By MENDA M K

Apr 13, 2020

It is very helpful for beginners of data analytics, as the metrics are important for analyzing any case.

By Binyue X

Apr 8, 2020

Great course. Learning a lot about digital companies and introduce the career path to be a data analyst.