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Webinar recap: Virtual Big Room Planning

How to stay agile in a remote work environment As we continue to social distance, companies find themselves struggling to keep their teams engaged and productive. Big Room Planning... ...Read more

PKontact: Back to work with PK’s contact tracing app

As the U.S. economy reopens, most companies are facing difficult decisions about how to bring employees back into the office. While some opt for indefinite work from home policies,... ...Read more

5 ways for SaaS companies to drive end-user adoption

Cloud-based tools are the future of business. Gartner projects that in 2020 companies will spend $155.7 billion on SaaS and PaaS capabilities, and the number will grow to $209.1... ...Read more

IT strategies to drive digital transformation post-reopening

The pandemic has shown that digital transformation is no longer an option but a necessity to sustain business in this new normal and next normal. With 98% of organizations... ...Read more

Making sense of COVID-19 predictions: Part 2

A data scientist’s guide to coronavirus forecasts In part one of this two-part blog post, we looked at the issues involved in aggregating data about COVID-19. As time passes,... ...Read more

Webinar recap: Planning for uncertainty

For leadership teams grappling with business uncertainty, it’s critical to understand how changes in consumer preferences are altering fundamental assumptions about market success. Over the past few weeks, the... ...Read more

Workshop recap: Getting started with spatial analytics in Alteryx

I recently hosted PK’s workshop Getting Started with Spatial Analytics Using Alteryx. Along with members of my data science team, I took the audience through a geospatial analytics journey... ...Read more

Making sense of COVID-19 predictions: Part 1

A data scientist’s guide to coronavirus forecasts If you weren’t familiar with data science before COVID-19, you likely are now. Everything from estimates on mortality rates to predictions of... ...Read more

Telemedicine will help healthcare heal after COVID-19’s reckoning

When crisis makes “business as usual” thinking implausible, it clears the way for change. The inertia that may have kept outdated practices in place subsides as the premium for... ...Read more

Recovering the manufacturing supply chain

Supply chains across the world are experiencing disruptions due to the rapid spread of COVID-19. Struggling to get their products to market, companies are dealing with shutdowns, stay-at-home policies,... ...Read more