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The Privacy Pickle: Hewlett-Packard’s Prediction of Employee Behavior

 Hewlett-Packard (HP) knows there are two sides to every coin. The company has achieved new power by predicting employee behavior, a profitable practice that may raise eyebrows among some of its staff. HP tags its more than 330,000 workers with a so-called Flight Risk score. This simple number foretells whether each individual is likely to

The Care and Feeding of Data Scientists

 CIOs must encourage data scientists to solve real business problems, not just play with data. As more organizations hire data scientists–especially for predictive analytics projects–IT leaders are discovering that managing people who can turn data into ideas...

Selecting Mathematical Models With Greatest Predictive Power: Finding Occam’s Razor in an Era of Information Overload

 How can the actions and reactions of proteins so small or stars so distant they are invisible to the human eye be accurately predicted? How can blurry images be brought into focus and reconstructed? A new study...

IBM’s Jeff Jonas on Baking Data Privacy into Predictive Analytics

 Privacy by Design, an outlook toward software development developed in the 1990s, urges companies to bake privacy protection features into its analytic systems and processes from their conception. While many executives have supported the notion of anonymizing...

How Talent Benchmarking Slashed Call Center Attrition

 Pasha Roberts will present at PAW San Francisco on this case study. A call center for a global financial firm had a problem – attrition. In order for a new employee to even be permitted to speak...

Opening Cross: The Power of Predictive Analytics to Simplify Content Complexity

 Prediction need no longer be viewed as a dark art, as the ability to more accurately predict price activity becomes a reality. Aside from predictive text, which can be both a blessing and a curse, and the...

Big Data’s Greatest Power: Predictive Analytics

 See also the very-similarly entitled prior article the Predictive Analytics Times executive editor Eric Siegel, “The Greatest Power of Big Data: Predictive Analytics.“ There’s hardly an article, news story, webinar, or whitepaper these days that talks about...

Utility Improves Collections Through Predictive Analytics

 When you turn on the lights, turn up the air conditioning or plug in an electric vehicle, it generates data. As the push for smarter infrastructure puts pressure on energy professionals to innovate their business models, they...

5 Ways To Leverage Predictive Customer Intelligence For Improved Customer Retention And Loyalty

 A deep understanding of customer behavior and what makes them “tick” is key to good marketing. Understanding purchasing behavior allows retailers to optimize their marketing campaigns, improve customer experiences, and enhance retention and loyalty. Recent studies have...

Best Thinker Webinar: Making Predictive Analytics Productive

 This week we held another webinar in our Best Thinker webinar series, this time on the topic of Predictive Analytics.  The webinar included speakers such as Eric Siegel, the founder of Predictive Analytics World and author of...

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