• Emphasize the importance of business analytics in today’s organizations
• Discuss the scope of business analytics and the set of skills required for business analyst practitioners
• Discuss the role of management science models in the Big Data era
• Explain challenges faced by organizations when implementing business analytics
• Examine the new role of management science in the era of Big Data
There is no doubt that organizations have become more competitive through the use of business analytics. A 2013 study by the MIT Sloan Management Review indicates that 67% of companies use data analytics to gain a competitive advantage ...