Certify in Data Management

The pervasiveness of data in our daily lives

Last week, our data management education partner, eLearningCurve published a post on Career Growth in a Data-Driven Economy. The article, by professional resume writer, Jennifer Hay, focused on the need for data management experience and skills  to feature in your curriculum vitae as business is becoming increasingly driven by data. What was unusual was that…

new years resolutions

What are your New Year’s data resolutions?

Well, 2016 has arrived. In South African many of us are still on holiday. Have you made any resolutions for better managing your data this year? Maybe its time to finally define policies and rules for your CRM data – how else will you stop the customer data degradation that so annoys your sales management?…

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The importance of data governance – An interview with Maria C Villar

  Recently, eLC instructor Maria C.Villar was interviewed about data quality and why it is important to marketers. In this excerpt, used with permission, Maria discussions the distinctions between data management, governance, and quality, the role data stewardship plays in organizations today, and the value that data governance can bring to any organisation. Learn more…

Rhodes University

On data management education

I have recently returned from a trip to Grahamstown where I had the opportunity to visit the the Rhodes University IS department It has been over twenty years since I graduated and I was curious to see how the curriculum has changed. In particular, I was curious to uderstand how data management is catered for…