Tigers, Pampers, and competitive advantage

I am intrigued by the continuing trend of pursuing competitive advantage through early adoption of analytics, and the concept of ‘first mover advantage’, but was taken aback by a contrary view expressed at a recent round table on compliance and risk. There it was suggested that due to the uncertainty of the requirements of the […]

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Mistletoe and ‘whine’ – 5 New Year Analytic Resolutions for insurers

It’s been a few weeks now since Google Inc. Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said in his presentation for The Year Ahead 2014 conference that “Insurance is the most obvious” industry “about to explode” with uses for big data. I must admit to have been lost for words but fortunately, it hasn’t lasted for long. It’s […]

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