Blue Hill in the News: Visual Storytelling

Watson Analytics LogoMost people are visual learners, and our information recall is significantly enhanced when tied to visual imagery. The human brain is good at pattern recognition, and not as adept at intuitively understanding complex statistical models and data relationships. As described in this infographic and research note from Blue Hill Research, the right visualization tools can help all types of people who need to analyze data, from the statistically savvy to general business users who have no prior analytic training.

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About James Haight

James Haight is a principal analyst at Blue Hill Research focusing on analytics and emerging enterprise technologies. His primary research includes exploring the business case development and solution assessment for data warehousing, data integration, advanced analytics and business intelligence applications. He also hosts Blue Hill's Emerging Tech Roundup Podcast, which features interviews with industry leaders and CEOs on the forefront of a variety of emerging technologies. Prior to Blue Hill Research, James worked in Radford Consulting's Executive and Board of Director Compensation practice, specializing in the high tech and life sciences industries. Currently he serves on the strategic advisory board of the Bentley Microfinance Group, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to community development through funding and consulting entrepreneurs in the Greater Boston area.
Posted on January 16, 2015 by James Haight