Introduction to Decision Making – Bootcamp



Big Data & Analytics are transforming how decisions are made in every enterprise from the start-up to the Global enterprise. So every professional or employee in any company must understand how line of business (LoB) executives and managers make decisions in different departments – Strategy, HR, Marketing, Finance, Supply chain, IT and more.



This bootcamp is intended to give you a foundation on the business decision frameworks typically used in these functional areas by decision-makers.
Thus, by attending this bootcamp, you will lean how you can create business value from Big Data, Analytics & Technology,



The bootcamps are taught by industry veterans:
Balu Rajgopal of Rightedge Consulting
Mahesh Kumar of Tiger Analytics
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Value

Enabling Decision Making Mindset

Focus

Introduction to Decision Making

Target Audience

Engineers, Developers, IT Staff, Analysts, Non-MBA staff

Goals

  • To make technical people think about business value
  • Understand typical decision making scenarios
  • Learn business lingo

Prerequisites

None, Business Terminology

Course Duration

1 Full Day

Class Dates

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Thursday, November 7, 2014

Class Timings

8:30 am to 6:30 pm

Class Location

  • Onsite :
    3200 Coronado Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • Online :
    Access information would be sent prior to the class

Agenda

8:00 – 8:30 AM

Registration


8:30 – 9:00 AM

Introductions – Participants & Agenda


9:00 – 10:15 AM

SESSION 1

  • Art & Science of Decision Making
  • Decision Examples – Strategy, Marketing, Supply Chain
  • Case Study: TBD



10:15 – 10:30 AM

BREAK 1


10:30 – 11:45 AM

SESSION 2

  • Introduction to Business Strategy Decision Frameworks
  • Typical Use Cases in Strategy, KPIs
  • Case Study: Market Entry Strategy



11:45 – 12:00 PM

BREAK 2


12:00 – 1:00 PM

SESSION 3

  • Introduction to Marketing Decisions
  • Typical Decision Use Cases in Marketing & KPIs
  • Case Study: Digital Marketing Campaign Decision Analysis



1:00 – 1:45 PM

LUNCH BREAK


1:45 – 3:15 PM

SESSION 4

  • Introduction to Supply Chain Decisions
  • Typical Decision Use Cases in Supply Chain & KPIs
  • Case Study: Supply Chain Decision Analysis



3:15 – 3:30 PM

BREAK 3


3:30 – 5:00 PM

SESSION 5

  • Takeaways & Review of decision-making
  • Takeaways & Review of Decision Use cases
  • Q & A, Feedback



5:15 – 6:30 PM

NETWORKING


Registration