In the age of convergence, customer churn is a concern for service providers, challenging most retention techniques...
The world of technology is awash with news of data and analytics and how the combination can be used to get actionable insights. I really get confused with the concept of actionable insights because the whole idea of insights is to know about a person or thing better and only because you want to do something with the information – especially in the context of business. I am yet to come across an enterprise that invests money to get insights not knowing or wanting to do nothing with the information it gains.
One of the biggest assumptions behind the use of unstructured data to understand individual behaviors is that the behavior in a social context is always a true expression of the person’s actual thinking and belief.