This article originally appeared on the BeyeNETWORK.
Here’s your sneak peek, thrill-seekers! This summer, Jill Dyché and BeyeNETWORK.com will tackle one of the hottest topics faced by companies today: data governance.
At this very moment, Jill has embarked on a treacherous journey deep within the teeming jungles of corporate data, hacking through the bush, armed with only a machete and a methodology. Intrepid adventurer that she is, Jill won’t rest until she has rescued that most precious treasure from the dark heart of corporate America.
No, it’s not a crystal skull. That’s another adventurer.
When Jill cracks the whip, it will be to draw your attention to that most prized possession: your enterprise information strategy. When you look at data warehousing, customer relationship management (CRM), business intelligence (BI) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, it’s fairly easy to decipher the common denominator: data. As organizations begin to realize that data is an asset, data governance becomes the crown jewel in the decision-making processes that surround data management.
Beginning on June 26th, Jill Dyché hits an email inbox near you to tackle head-on the myths and misconceptions of data governance, delivering her signature wisdom and clarity nestled carefully in the Network’s new Data Governance Newsletter.
As the summer heats up, Jill Dyché will dive into action and take up the task of defining data governance as no one has before. She’ll focus on all the core issues relevant to companies just getting started, including how to start a data governance council and launch a data governance program.
But if you know Jill, you also know she’s not afraid to get her hands dirty and dig up some of the more controversial subjects. In the coming months, Jill will discuss how to manage data in a decentralized organization. She’ll ruminate over large reorganizations and how they affect data governance processes and decision-making rights. These are real-world situations impacting real-world companies. In fact, Jill intends to deliver to her brave readers the most sought-after treasure of them all – case studies and success stories from real clients. Real companies that have struggled with and have overcome the pitfalls and quagmires of data management.
If you’re plagued by uncertainty, searching for answers or just looking for some good old-fashioned advice, please be sure to sign up for BeyeNETWORK’s new Data Governance Newsletter featuring Jill Dyché. Because while this summer’s blockbuster movies will soon fade from memory, your data is here to stay. You might as well start getting comfortable with it.