I have loved business my whole life. When I was a little boy, my grandma would take me down to the local toy store...
A collection of insights in data analytics and business.
(And the occasional snippet of office life)
One of our favourite traditions at Fusion is our annual Christmas and holiday card.
The 8th annual Fusion Halloween pumpkin carving event took place on October 27th...
People often talk about retail being both an art and a science, but what exactly do they mean by this?
Fusion runs teambuilders regularly to help build team cohesiveness and camaraderie.
How a new structure is required to improve strategic planning.
Moving from store centric to consumer centric analytics.
Retailers are already drowning in data, most of it noisy, inaccurate, blind to opportunity, and therefore wrong.
Moving from more noise to finding the opportunity
"Scanning for insight" is the most common reason we hear from retailers on why they use a tracking dashboard.
Everyone wants to know the "ROI". But inevitably, once they get this number ...
Moving from bottom-up silos to top-down thinking
A key step to better analytics is move more of your reports/metrics to a common language so different opportunities are cross-comparable.
One of the most common methods for making comparisons in business is to use division to create ratios.
Why being accurate requires you to not be precise
Most retailers leverage their POS receipts to have customers fill out satisfaction surveys.
Adding facts and nuance to your pricing strategy
Television viewership is not yet dying in Canada.
Social media is popular among Canadians.