INFORMS Today: The Podcast Series

INFORMS Today: The Podcast Series

How Mature Are You?

How well do you use analytics? The creators of the INFORMS Analytics Maturity Model discuss what you can do to...

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Top 5 Analytics Trends for 2015

What does the year 2015 hold for those of us in this exciting tech field?

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What Stays in Vegas

What do new techniques of capturing your personal data mean to your privacy?

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Big Data and Value Creation for Business Leaders

How should a business leader interested in Big Data – whether a newcomer or a professional with analytics experience...

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Forecast: Death

Predicting mass killings and genocide so that international bodies can intervene and prevent disaster.

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Brenda Dietrich: Case Studies from the IBM Vault

When former INFORMS President Brenda Dietrich and two colleagues contemplated ways to explain the myriad...

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HR Analytics Reduces Employee Turnover

High employee turnover is bad for business. Predictive analytics can help you hire employees most likely to remain...

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Fraud at the Checkout Counter

What happens when that slightly used holiday gift is fraudulently returned?

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Brand Marketing at Heineken

Heineken is a popular beer in the U.S. and across the world not only because of its qualities as a beer but also...

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Certifying a CAP Record

When Innovative Decisions, Inc. (IDI) committed 11 of its analysts to go for INFORMS CAP (Certified Analytics...

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Helping Teens Make Life-Changing Decisions

Showing young people how to avoid the disastrous choices that can ruin lives – and make the kinds of decisions that...

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Predictive Analytics and Your Privacy

HR departments routinely collect information about their employees. But what happens when they use predictive...

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License to Cheat

A heated political controversy in the U.S. surrounds the amount of regulation that government should apply to private...

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What Analytics Capabilities Do You Need?

In a new study, Analytics Skills, Tools, and Attitudes 2013: Analytics capabilities needed now and in the future,...

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Quantifying Analytics Talent

Do you want to hire a single analytics professional – or start an analytics department? Using analytics to identify...

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Tipping Sacred Cows

Sometimes our perceived virTue are really our faults. Kicking bad work habits that masquerade as virTue is the theme...

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Keeping Up with the Quants

What do business people need to know about working with analytics and O.R. people if they want the working...

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Analytics Communication

Doing the calculations is one part of your job as an analytics professional. Communicating your results to colleagues...

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Analytics at the Plate

Sometimes academics publish and wonder if anyone out there is reading. In the case of Eric Bickel of the University...

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Hadoop Anyone?

Big Data provides big challenges, even for experts in advanced analytics and operations research. In this segment...

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