Tag "Data Governance"

Are you Ready for a Merger or Acquisition?

According to FACTSET’s June 2015 report, U.S. M&A deal activity decreased in May, going down 6.3% with 903 announcements compared to 964 in April.  However, aggregate M&A spending is increasing and on the rise.  Over the past 3 months, the sectors that have seen the biggest increases in M&A deal activity, relative to the same... more

OneAmerica’s Transformation: Great Customer Experiences Start with Great Customer Data

Customers today are looking for great experiences when they interact with companies. This means that as a consumer, they expect that all of their information can be easily found in one place when they interact with an organization. OneAmerica has been providing retirement services, life insurance and asset-based long-term care, and employee benefits to customers... more

Are Your Ready for the “Data Tsunami” from the Affordable Care Act Ruling?

The recent Supreme Court 6-3 ruling on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) allows health insurance consumers to receive federal subsidies regardless of their state’s role in running their insurance market makes healthcare insurance coverage. I personally believe regardless of political affiliation, having health insurance coverage for all this is a good thing for our society.... more

5 things Business Execs Need to Know About Data

Whether you’re a CFO, CMO, Head of Sales, Risk, Compliance, Human Resources, having the right data in your business applications is critical for success.  Unfortunately, most business executives are often shielded from what really goes on under the cover, where all that data comes from, how it gets transformed, cleansed, and delivered into your CRM,... more

Best Kept Secrets for Successful Data Governance

If you’ve spent some time studying and practicing data governance, you would agree that data governance is a challenging yet rewarding endeavor.  Across industries, a growing number of organizations have put data governance programs in place so they can more effectively manage their data to drive the business value. But the reality is, data governance... more

Data Governance Maturity at Your Organization?

If you are a Healthcare provieder, having a complete view of your member’s data will improve your service. The more detail you have on each member, the more effective you can be at providing the service they deserve. It is probable that all of the information on a member is stored in several different systems... more

Becoming A Data Ready Enterprise

What is a Data Ready Enterprise? One that is able to treat data as a strategic asset throughout the organization. One that invests in its enterprise architecture to build a foundation of data ‘readiness’. One that incorporates data into its culture and uses it to drive high performance teams. Data Drives Profit In a recent... more