Data literacy: A how to guide for leaders
Driving data literacy within an organization is an all-in effort that requires executive buy-in, meticulous culture change, enabling a learning mindset, and embedding analytics into daily conversations. Learn the tips and tricks you need for your organization.
Société Générale’s Innovation Data & AI Leader Julien Molez on Creating a Value-Driven Data Framework
On this episode of The Data Chief, Société Générale’s Innovation Data & AI Leader Julien Molez addresses changes sweeping the banking industry, including higher customer expectations, tougher regulations, and the ESG revolution.
Three Must Read Data and Analytics Books with Tim Harford, Zhamak Dehghani, and Brent Dykes
Cindi Howson shares her favorite data and analytics book recommendations. Join us in this special annual episode, we feature three of the industry’s top data writers, thinkers, and fellow podcasters Tim Harford, Zhamak Dehghani and Brent Dykes, who compel readers to think carefully about the way they craft the message or narrative around the data they’re interpreting.
Make Every Campaign Dollar Count with the Modern Data Stack for Marketers
With Snowflake, ThoughtSpot, and Supermetrics, marketers can instantly break down data silos and unify all of their marketing data into a single source of truth, then glean granular insights that reduce marketing waste, align paid ad spend to winning campaigns, and drill into ad performance details from cost per click to maximize ROI.
DoorDash’s VP of Analytics & Data Science, Jessica Lachs on Leveraging Data to Delight Customers Despite a Challenging Supply Chain
Learn more from DoorDash’s VP of Analytics & Data Science, Jessica Lachs, about her decision-making framework, plus how her career in finance evolved into entrepreneurship and ultimately led her to create the data and analytics organization at DoorDash.
Embedding live analytics
OCTOBER 26: Give your customers the analytics they deserve. Join us for a hands-on session on ThoughtSpot’s low-code, developer friendly platform that empowers anyone to embed interactive Live Analytics experiences that fuel higher user engagement, satisfaction, and retention.
Swiss Re’s SVP of P&C R&D, Jerry Gupta on AI Innovation and Building Revenue-Enhacing Data Models
On this episode of The Data Chief, Jerry Gupta, Swiss Re’s SVP of P&C R&D, offers his view on innovative data models, frameworks for building and operationalizing these models, what makes a good data scientist, and why it will always be more challenging for data teams to maintain existing models vs. innovate new ones.
American Express CDO and EVP Enterprise Digital & Data Solutions, Pascale Hutz on Managing Data as a Product and Rewarding Creative Destruction
On this episode of The Data Chief, Pascale Hutz, the Chief Data Officer and EVP of Enterprise Digital & Data Solutions at American Express, shares how her career at American Express has transformed over the years and what she’s learned along the way.
Meet the new Data Workspace. Your analytics mission control center
Get an in-depth look at the brand new data workspace. Whether you're modeling data using SQL, integrating your dbt models, or launching new analytic use cases with ThoughtSpot Blocks and TML, we’ve got a chock full of goodies that will fundamentally change the way you work with data.
Boehringer Ingelheim’s Dr. Victoria Gamerman on Design Thinking in Healthcare and Creating a Data-Sharing Ecosystem
Dr. Victoria Gamerman, the Global Head of Data Governance and Insights at Boehringer Ingelheim, offers that part of the answer is that data is changing to be thought of as part of the broader healthcare “ecosystem.” Listen in for more of Victoria’s takes on how data can improve healthcare.
How to build products that disrupt, delight, and dominate
The competition's getting ever fiercer - will your product stand the test of time?Join this fireside chat to find out how leaders from GitLab, Elastic, and Google with exceptional products have succeeded in a saturated market, sharing their expertise on what it takes to win.
Prudential Financial’s CDO Kjersten Moody on Continuous Learning & Collaboration to Drive Impact with Data
As the first Chief Data Officer at Prudential Financial and the initial Chief Data Analytics Officer at a prior career stop at State Farm, Kjersten Moody knows the answer. Tune in to learn how being a constant learner has consistently allowed her to see challenges as opportunities for growth.
Show us the money: Measuring the business value of the modern data stack
An inside look into how businesses are realizing ROI with the modern data stack. Learn the quantifiable benefits of the modern data stack, the common mistakes made, the change management needed and lessons learned from early adopters.
CarMax AVP of Technology, Data & Analytics, Abhi Bhatt on Using Third Party Data to Build Better Customer Experiences
For Abhi Bhatt, the AVP, Technology, Data & Analytics at CarMax, innovation is about taking risks, seizing opportunities, and challenging yourself to get a little better each day. Abhi also describes his approach to upskilling teammates across the business, the role of third-party data in delivering better customer experiences, and how culture is helping companies win the war on talent.
Fitch Group’s Heidi Lanford on Finding a Voice in the C-Suite and Improving Data Literacy
Heidi Lanford explains how CDOs can build effective partnerships with their executive counterparts with clear focus and communication, plus why there can be considerable career value in choosing to be uncomfortable, how she builds diversity into her team, and best practices for improving data literacy.
Power and politics: How to get s*** done as a data and analytics leader
The role of a data and analytics leader is a tenuous one. There's no better way to navigate the complex web of power and politics than by hearing directly from those who have been there and successfully done it themselves.
The Product Managers' guide to stickier user experiences
When it comes to building stickier apps and products, there's no greater opportunity than embedded analytics. Join this session to learn why engaging embedded analytics experience should be at the top of every product builders’ priority list.
Who moved my cheese? How Sargento landed a successful data-driven transformation
Join Sargento Senior Manager of Data and Analytics, Travis Lehn to learn how he built a successful business case for ThoughtSpot, why it's important to challenge "good enough" technology and processes, how to identify high-value initiatives that drive your business forward, and best practices for fostering a data fluent culture.
Smarter, better, faster, stronger: The business case for embedded analytics
Should I build or should I buy? A question every product leader can relate to, including Brent Litwak, Vice President of Global Sales and Field Operations at Accern. Learn how and why his team chose to buy ThoughtSpot Everywhere.
B2B to PLG: Mythbusting on the road to success
Product-led growth requires an iterative, data-driven process focused on building great products that add real value to users and keep them coming back for more. In this webinar, Ken Rudin, ThoughtSpot SVP of User Growth, will be sharing the principles that led to such tremendous product growth at companies like Google, Facebook, and ThoughtSpot.
Gilead Sciences’ Murali Vridhachalam and ZS Associates’ Mahmood Majeed on the Modern Data Stack and Data Mesh
On this episode of The Data Chief, Mahmood and Murali share their fascinating perspectives on digital transformation in healthcare and the ways that patient outcomes are improving with data and analytics.
Levi Strauss & Co. Dr. Katia Walsh on Using AI and Analytics to Create Cutting-Edge Customer Experiences
Dr. Walsh is the Chief Global Strategy and AI Officer at Levi Strauss & Co. and today she shares how her team has leveraged a mindset of “think big, start small, scale fast” to create cutting-edge data models and digital capabilities quickly.
LPL Financial's Cara Dailey on Data Enablement and Balancing Data Defense with Offense
Cara Dailey joins The Data Chief to discuss data governance vs. data enablement, how to balance data defense with offense, the role of technology in data-driven decision-making, and her best advice to data leaders struggling to find their voice in the C-suite.
Unilever’s Vandana Khanna and Deeksha Singh on Demystifying Data, Dreaming Bigger, and Inspiring Business Users with The Art of the Possible
Tune in to hear how this dynamic duo are improving data literacy at every level, eliminating manual reporting and data visualization work, creating more awareness around bias, increasing sustainability, and driving organization-wide change with faster, easier access to insights.
Achieving a Data Mesh with Starburst
Hear from ThoughtSpot Chief Data Analytics Officer Cindi Howson and Starburst Co-founder and CEO Justin Borgman as they discuss the rise of the Data Mesh movement and what it means for your organization. Data Mesh not only acknowledges that data is inherently decentralized, it embraces that fact.
T-Mobile Netherlands boosts analyst productivity and cuts IT costs with self-service analytics
Learn how T-Mobile NL saved an estimated €1 million annually in analyst and IT resources, plus how the team accelerated a high-stakes M&A due-diligence process with instant insights from ThoughtSpot.
The Top Trends in 2022 for Data Leaders from DataRobot, Databricks, and Google
On this episode of The Data Chief, top data and analytics executives from DataRobot, Databricks, and Google join Cindi to discuss trends shaping the future of analytics and provide bold predictions for the upcoming year.
Build your business on data with Live Analytics from ThoughtSpot's Modern Analytics Cloud
Today's fast-moving digital world demands that your business know, see, and serve every customer as an individual. The key? Delivering live insights directly to everyone, everywhere, so they can take smarter business actions.
The strategic role of data analytsts in building a data-driven culture
Analysts and Data Engineers lay the foundation for building data-driven organizations. But in order to improve your business's products and processes at scale, they must empower everyone to be more insights-driven with self-service analytics.
Build more engaging apps with embedded live analytics
The best apps engage users to turn insights into actions. Instead of embedding another static dashboard, learn how ThoughtSpot Everywhere makes it easy to deliver compelling, flexible analytics experiences that keep users coming back for more.
Courage and the true legacy of modern business leaders
Revolutions are rarely popular. It's up to you to do what's right for your business and lead the charge anyway. Learn why courage is the true legacy of all great leaders and how you can make an impact even in the face of great uncertainty.
Build engaging data apps with embedded search-driven analytics
Join this webinar to learn how customers like Health Market Research differentiate their data app with an interactive analytics experience, enable actions on insights to unlock value, and get full development control and flexibility.
From backroom to boardroom: Lessons on data-driven leadership
With businesses demanding more data and insights, data and analystics leaders are challenged to equip their organization with the right capabilities and enabling departments to make the best use of data to support overall business strategy.
Investec’s Daniel Seymore on Change Management, Business Agility, and Developing Domain Expertise
Daniel Seymore, Head of Business Intelligence at South Africa-based financial services company, Investec, covers best practices for building successful teams, upskilling the next generation of IT professionals, and why domain experience is the prominent skill needed for all data and analytics leaders.
Mastercard’s JoAnn Stonier on Responsible AI and Applying Human-Centric Design Principles to Data Problems
JoAnn Stonier, Chief Data Officer at Mastercard, explains data’s impact on people, how CDOs lay the groundwork for strategic innovation, and the progress that’s been made toward building responsible AI
Estée Lauder’s Sol Rashidi on Treating Data as a Product, Turning Failures into Success, and the Unique Position of the CDO
Sol Rashidi discusses the importance of understanding and learning from past failures, the need to take a product-centric approach, and why your product roadmap should be technology agnostic.
Pilot Flying J’s Ameet Shetty on Cloud Data Infrastructure, Governance, Analytics Talent
Ameet Shetty, Chief Data and Analytics Officer for Pilot Flying J, discusses the evolving role of the CDO leveraging data for customer experience analytics and how best to organize data and analytics talent
The CxO’s Guide to Overcome the Data Fluency and Cultural Gap
Hear from two powerhouses - CDO Partha Srinivasa, from insurance behemoth Verisk; and ThoughtSpot Chief Data Strategy Officer, Cindi Howson - for real-world advice on how to lead your teams through disruptive change and win the digital race.
Choose Your Modern Data and Analytics Stack Wisely
Learn how the modern data and analytics stack makes use of cloud-native data management capabilities and is tightly integrated with analytics capabilities making it a highly scalable, augmented, and automated stack with a sharp focus on measurable business value.
Why Mastercard is Embedding Search & AI-Driven Analytics
Join Marcos Peralta, Senior Vice President at Mastercard Data Services, as he shares Mastercard’s journey to embedded search and AI-driven analytics and explains why empowering clients to leverage data more effectively makes all the difference.
It’s Time to Free Data to Speak for Itself
Jim Tyo, CDO at Invesco and the former CDO at Nationwide, discusses the evolution of data governance and information quality over the past decade, the ethical nuances of navigating privacy laws, advice for people aspiring to pursue a career in data, and much more.
ThoughtSpot for Resource Allocation & Workforce Contingency Planning
Using the Federal Workforce Data (OPM) and the JHU Coronavirus Data Stream, now you can use search and AI to identify high-risk employee locations relative to the COVID-19 outbreak to redistribute personnel and ensure tele-work readiness.
Don’t Just Talk Data. Be Data Fluent: How to UpSkill Your Organization
Join Cindi Howson, ThoughtSpot’s Chief Data Strategy Officer, and Forrester Research VP and Principal Analyst Martha Bennett to learn how you can improve data fluency in your organization to unleash the value of data for an insights-driven business.
Make Smarter Procurement Decisions with Search & AI-Driven Analytics
Learn how ThoughtSpot is enabling granular analytics with “Supplier 360” allowing procurement professionals to drill into any level of detail at scale and in seconds in order to make faster decisions and better manage their suppliers.
Product Roadmap: Introducing ThoughtSpot 6 and Beyond
Wondering whether to upgrade to the latest version of ThoughtSpot? Watch this roadmap session to learn about enhancements and new features in ThoughtSpot 6.0 and beyond. Also hear from Bank of the West on the ThoughtSpot features and capabilities that have ensured their analytics success.