The ability to overcome challenges – including technology challenges – is one of the most essential keys to business success. It is inarguable that technology has changed the way we do business. And with the automated processes that technology provides, businesses’ productivity has reached unimaginable growth.
- Data is everywhere.
Nearly every business generates some sort of data, and the amount of data that businesses create continues to grow. Naturally, the ability to accurately interpret and act upon this data is becoming increasingly necessary in the modern business landscape. Every organization is realizing the necessity of taking advantage of modern technology in order to cope with the ever-increasing fast pace of today’s world. Such technology has empowered small businesses to compete with larger corporations when it comes to operational efficiency.
According to Deloitte, 90% of the world’s data was generated in the past two years alone; and organizations desperately need to manage all this information.
More and more businesses are focusing on technology as data optimization continues to churn out the right metrics and reveal areas for improvement. Yesterday’s outlook on data management worked for yesterday’s businesses, but today, it’s nearly impossible to achieve a 360° view of your business without modern, cloud-based technologies.
- Why build a 360° view of your business?
A 360° view of your data is essential for your modern business. It represents a single and trustworthy view of the data, allowing you to study the complete picture of your organization – from financial to operational to understanding your customer. Data from various unrelated sources and data points can be mixed and matched, uncovering business drivers and bottlenecks. With a more comprehensive understanding of your data, you and your team of decision-makers can accurately spot challenges and opportunities, confidently react in real-time, and avoid making decisions that are based on mere assumptions or gut instincts.
Building a 360° business view represents a significant investment, and it can be time-consuming for any organization. Many companies fail during this process due to poor planning, choosing the incorrect data stack, and not having expert guidance.
What are your challenges and obstacles as you endeavor to build a complete view of your company?
How are conversion rates affecting your growth?
Is your data empowering your business to make informed decisions?