Top HBR Data Analytics Articles

These are top must read data analytic articles from Harvard Business Review (HBR) based on popularity and content. These articles provide crucial updates on the latest technology and innovations happenings around the world in the field of big data and analytics. Even some of the very old articles are still worth reading.

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Grocery Store Analytics

A typical grocery store often sells non-perishable food items that are packaged in cans, bottles and boxes, with some stoes also having fresh produce, butchers, delis, and bakeries. As groceries are mostly commodities, they have very little margin. Branding can help them to increase the margin, but that is not feasible for the most. Even for the ones who wants to increase branding, biggest challnge is to do proper analysis and finding insight in their business.

Can todays analytic technology bridge this gap and help grocery business with such insights?  Lets explore.

Predicting NSE Stock Price by Using Multiple Regression Technique with R

Plethora of study has been done to forecast a stock price using predictive algorithms and other statistical techniques. As a novice in the field of machine learning, I was curious to see to how a stock price can be predicted using multiple regression.

For this, I have pulled some data from and then processed these to suit my needs. This page has the quick summary of my study and findings. 

Targetted Customers from Web Analytics

This may sound cliche, but a good one to repeat again. Any business will not progress without understanding its customer requirements. Web analytic is one powerful opportunity to understand the customers and thus improve the business.

Common challenges about Web Analytics

At the outlook, web analytic looks simple. After all it is the data about who visited the website and all about the traffic. However, if you need to make useful business decisions based on web analytic data then things get really complex. In this articles we will explore, generic problem that many small businesses or websites face with regard to web analytic.