Definitions, dashboard design, and industry trends.
Reporting dashboards offer business’s tangible benefits and advantages over traditional reporting mechanisms. It’s critical, however, that a culture of monitoring, data transparency, and optimization accompanies the deployment of any dashboard solution.
Experience has taught us that designing dashboards to ensure the effortless visibility of tactical, tangible, real-time operational data across departments and throughout the corporate hierarchy means distinguishing between two typical use cases: monitoring key metrics (KPIs), and providing operational lists.
Recently, WiseAnalytics partnered with Klipfolio Inc. and Dashboard Insight to conduct a survey identifying the ROI achieved by organizations through dashboard use.
Business intelligence dashboards should to be actionable, meaningful, understandable, and accurate. Each business and department will have have different key performance indicators, so time has to be taken to develop unique KPIs representative of the business.
Klipfolio’s self service business intelligence solution gets you up and running with analyzing performance and measuring results that will allow you to make better business decisions in no time – all without the need to expand your IT department or hire a team of data professionals.
If you don’t have the tools to regularly monitor what these data points are saying, you could quickly find your business in a hole from which it can’t get out. Thankfully, Klipfolio is here to help.
For a company to be truly data-driven, it needs access to a staggering amount of data. That’s where a data warehouse comes in – it stores a company’s relevant data so it can be put to use in making your business better. But getting your numbers into a data warehouse is only half the battle. Without the tools to recognize patterns, discover insights and predict outcomes, all the wisdom in your data warehouse will go undiscovered.
It’s easy to toss around numbers these days. What’s difficult is getting people to pay attention and, most importantly, take action based on what your numbers are telling you.
Google Analytics is one of the most powerful and important tools available to digital marketers, user experience designers and business professionals today. With just a few clicks, you can access a wealth of information on one of the most essential tools in your company’s arsenal: Its website.
How to build a custom dashboard using Excel data. There’s a story behind your Excel numbers. Even after all these years, Excel remains a staple for businesses around the world. And why not? If you’re looking for a simple tool into which you can dump data and build formulas, you could do a lot worse.