Building a data culture

BI Polar has a series of videos and accompanying blog posts that focus on key aspects building a data culture. This series wrapped up in November 2020, and includes 3 hours 20 minutes of content delivered over 17 videos.

  1. Series Intro: Building a Data Culture
  2. Data Culture: Executive sponsorship
  3. Data Culture: A brief history of business intelligence
  4. Data Culture: Roles and responsibilities
  5. Data Culture: Picking your battles
  6. Data Culture: The importance of community
  7. Data Culture: Motivation and encouragement
  8. Data Culture: Training for the community
  9. Data Culture: Showcasing the art of the possible
  10. Data Culture: The importance of a central portal
  11. Data Culture: Making stakeholder buy-in explicit
  12. Data Culture: Every app is a unique snowflake
  13. Data Culture: Community champions with swords
  14. Data Culture: The importance of experts
  15. Data Culture: Measuring success
  16. Data Culture: Wisdom from Sun Tzu
  17. Data Culture: Wrapping up and closing words

Based on the positive response this series has received, I’m planning a second season of videos for 2021. Dates and details are still being worked out – why not let me know what additional topics and scenarios you’d like to see covered, and what questions you’d like to have answered.

In addition to this core video series, the BI Polar blog includes a set of standalone posts that fall under the broader topic of data culture.