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How Chief Data Officers Show Leadership in Influencing the Data-Driven Culture

Published: 02 August 2016

ID: G00304771

Analyst(s): Frank Buytendijk , Alan D. Duncan , Valerie Logan


Paramount to making an enterprise more data-driven is influencing its organizational culture. CDOs must show leadership in three key areas — improving the business value of data, fostering data-related cultural change, and gauging the ethical implications of data management and its uses.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify and Communicate the Business Value of Data
  • Address the Cultural Change Impacts of a Data-Driven Approach
  • Manage the Ethical Implications of Data and Analytics

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