Class outline•Group Project assignment review and evaluation•Current articles from course members•Review homework•Chapter 4 notes
March 18, 2013Questions/Topics to start class•Don’t fall victim to “not invented here”.•Common Sense is really not that common.▫My biggest take-away from my MBA studies was my ability to trust my common sense.▫The key is the ability to implement solutions. If a solution was obvious, something must have been holding it back. •Don’t fall in love with your model like it is your first born!
March 18, 2013Analytical Project Model: CVP•Keep things clean and logical•Understand the needs of the person that will be using the model•Document your assumptions•Take a common sense approach and think about what kind of data you need and what kind of output will provide value.