Information as a Second Language: Enabling Data Literacy for Digital Society

Archived Published: 09 February 2017 ID: G00300137


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Digital society demands of its citizens data literacy, developed for competitive advantage and agility. Data and analytics leaders must follow the example of English as a second language (ESL) and treat information as the new second language of business, government, communities and our lives.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Cultivate ISL Across Business and IT Stakeholders
    • Drive and Sustain Improvements to Your Organization's Data Literacy
      • Do You "Speak Data"?
      • What We Have Is a Failure to Communicate
      • Setting Up an ISL Proof of Concept
      • ISL Training and Development Programs
    • Change the Way You and Others Interact With Leaders, Stakeholders and Peers by "Speaking Data"
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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