What is a business term?

Last week, we looked at why we need a business glossary. This week we will discuss what we capture in a business glossary. First, and most obviously, we capture business terms. Business terms A business term is a word or phrase that describes a concept that is used in a particular branch of business. Examples…

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From business glossary to data authority

The business glossary is a common output of many data governance programs. Ambiguity is a common source of frustration and risk¬† in business. Why do two reports, both measuring Sale per Region, give different results? Which is correct? It may be as simple as that one report shows invoiced and collected revenue only¬† – the…