Data Analytics – An Overview in Stories
Data Analytics Course For Beginners
In this 1-day Data Analytics – An Overview in Stories workshop, we introduce you to the world of analytics through examples, stories, and case studies. Apply your own insights and integrate your learnings into all functions within your organization for better decision making.
Course Details: Data Analytics – An Overview in Stories
This is a basic awareness workshop designed for professionals without an analytics background. It gives you a good understanding of, and appreciation for, data analytics and how to use it effectively.
This workshop will introduce you to the world of analytics through examples, stories and case studies. We help you understand how analytics can be integrated in all functions for better decision making and you will also get multiple opportunities to apply your insights to come up with ideas on the applications of analytics within your respective teams.
We will also expose you to simple frameworks and widely used tools in analytics. We will de-mystify some of the ‘buzz’ words like machine learning / artificial intelligence and show you the intuitive thinking behind these techniques. The knowledge of these techniques will open a whole new way of approaching decision making from a data-driven perspective.
By the end of the workshop, you would have understood the importance of integrating data analytics in your decision making and would have also come up with ideas to apply analytics within your functions and teams.
A perceived ‘dry’ topic such as analytics will never be dull again.
This course is ideal for:
- Those who are new to the space of data analytics
- Employees at all levels in the organization (from junior executives to senior management)
- Also check out the data storytelling course in Singapore
By the end of this workshop, you will:
- Understand what data analytics and the different types of data analytics is
- Appreciate the key questions that analytics can answer
- See examples of the applications of analytics across functions and industries
- Learn 6 key steps in analytical decision making
- Appreciate some of the common techniques used in predictive analytics and the intuitive thinking behind these techniques
- Identify opportunities for the application of analytics within your organisation
- Learn about the global trends in analytics and how they are impacting the world. See specific examples of how analytics is being applied in your sector.
- Data Analytics – the big picture
- Applications of analytics
- Framework for analytical decision making
- Overview of predictive analytics and machine learning
- Demonstration of analytics using tools
- Trends in analytics
Our course is filled with relatable examples and stories, taking a layman approach to understanding analytics. We refrain from using jargon and theory. That’s why our participants find what they learn impactful, memorable and practical.
We give participants an introduction to the world of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning by teaching them the basic principles. It helps them grasp the key nuances and explore possible applications.
This course is suitable for middle and senior management professionals who may not be involved in hands-on data analytics, but need to grasp how analytics can help solve business problems.
Making a difference
“Clarity in the presentation of course fundamental concepts. Provided excellent case studies & samples.”
“Comprehensive content with lots of best practices and examples shared.”
“Good balance of theory and hands-based learning. Trainer is also very knowledgeable and gave a lot of examples and resources to refer to.”
“I really find the trainer excellent and engaging, whose sessions were peppered with interesting examples. He is also very encouraging. It has been a pleasure to attend this course.”
“The trainer is a very good with great storytelling skills that helped us understand data analytics at a conceptual level and increase our interest in this area.”
“The instructor was extremely knowledgeable and able to convey his messages and the core ideas very well and thoroughly. The class was extremely interesting and the humour that Saurabh injected was really helpful in bringing across the message. Skilled and tactful, apt examples too!”
“It was enlightening to learn the usage of data visualisation to tell a story.”
“The content is very applicable to our work. The trainer is professional and very concise with the course content.”
“The course content is good and well-paced. This is up-to-date and relevant to industry.”
“Course was well-paced, lecturer’s good use of storytelling was effective in reinforcing principles learnt, good case studies and examples of application of analytics in both private and public sectors, there was good hands-on practice, course was appropriately pitched as the basic/foundation for data analytics with good mix of theory and practical sections.”
What is a data analytics course?
Accord offers both accredited and non-accredited courses on data analytics. Through the variety of courses offered by Accord, participants get a practical introduction to the concepts of data analysis, its applications, the framework of analytical decision making, an overview of predictive analytics and machine learning, a demonstration of various tools being used in analytics as well as a discussion on new trends in data science.
It is especially designed for professionals to gain understanding of how to approach decision making by understanding the fundamentals of the data ecosystem and the skills required to present data to stakeholders.
Why are data analytics skills important?
This means that tools like Tableau and SQL have become a part of every business industry. Additionally, it also makes it vital for business managers to imbibe skills to analyse data and make insightful conclusions from raw market data. Data analytics and visualisation skills offer an unmatched skill set that can be applied to all industries and professions.
Who should do this data analytics course in Singapore?
This course at Accord is ideal for candidates who are completely new to the world of data analytics. It is suitable and can be customised for employees of all levels within an organisation (from junior executives to senior business managers).