Signature List is Important
I’ve used to believe that certain documents were unnecessary burden for projects, especially collecting all this signatures… Well, I got smarter meanwhile, and I see exact purpose of gathering all signatures from all participants at one hard copy. Now, I like list with signs of all experts, administrators, analysts, and etc.,
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Company very often recognizes and rewards great contribution of the team that made custom made solution, but very often, company can show gratitude with additional accumulation of new demands and with expectations to promptly clean information errors.
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Outsourcing is one aspect of business that significantly influences capability of quality data collection.
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Data Warehouse as Process Shock Absorber
Whenever there are capable experts of doing job this is the free call to give them more jobs who are others incapable to solve. If you are skillful in getting complex things done, you’ll get new ones. Ones that do not need to have any relation with your related job description
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First In First Out in Business Intelligence Industry
It is always same doubt when job overload is too big. Doesn’t meter if you work in information systems, data warehouse or somewhere else in company, with job overload there is a tempting solution to take more experts in team.
Educate colleagues for years.
Well, your pupils will be
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It’s Time To Panic, I Don’t Want to be Part of Reporting Definition Process
When management washes hands and says that they want pure figures and does not want to participate responsibly together in large and complex project, then it is TIME TO PANICK!
If management does not want to participate in data definition,
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Business Intelligence Testing period can be very stressful for users who are not skilled with information. They can suffer from various types of doubts.
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At the beginning of the project many reports are required by users. They prepare specifications, list of wishes, explanations, descriptions, even business cases to justify their influence on company profitability. It is almost always huge amount of requests. All the business intelligence requests are made from users perspective and from what they know best, from the perspective of functionalities of table calculators. Those requests are very rarely checked and consolidated from decision or business intelligence experts. It is more like un-structured bunch of reporting requirements.
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Spoiled and Lazy Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Reporting Users
There was no life before Data Warehousing System! Once it is installed and operative many users simply forget how to gather data.
It is far easier to order all reporting through Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence system instead to dig on own data from
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There are trials to immidietally deploy or solve IT problem. Workshops are called urgently with experts and this workshops need to provide results within several days. Those workshops are very intense, and last almost day and night. Idea behind intense brainstorming is to deliver quality result that can not be delivered if all important participants are closed on one place without disturbance. Key experts necessary for quality solutions are always sold out on everyday tasks.
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