Lori’s Six Month Status Update

Wow, what a six months! We thought we would start out collecting condensation out of leaves to quench our thirst for business. We doubted ourselves and our decisions. We wondered if we would survive and then in the blink of an eye we were trying to keep up with the fire house pointed straight down …

BI Process Checkup

When walking through a BI Process Checkup, I like to start at the end with desired results or output.  I ask lots of questions. What BI tools or processes do you have in place? Do you have any regulatory agencies, accountants, a board, or anyone else  to whom you have specific data you need to …

Data Warehouse Checkup

One of my favorite projects as a BI consultant is the Data Warehouse Checkup.  This is an opportunity for me to roll up my sleeves and get hands on some data.  I love shining a light in the dark corners of the data warehouse (DW), bringing all the dark secrets to the light where we …

If not now, when?

Starting something new is scary.  I never thought I’d have it in me.  I’m still scared, but when it comes down to it, I’m more afraid of not trying than I am of failing. So … what have we done here?  We’ve built something new.  My partner Lori Blackshear and I are excited to announce …