About this Course:
Babson College, Executive Education
(Limited Time Pricing)
4-6 Hours Per Week
Data is critical to businesses, yet it is meaningless without analytics. Analyzing data has now become a necessity for organizations to be successful, and decision makers more and more have to recognize, interpret, and summarize key data. Understanding and articulating analytics is key for leaders in almost every industry and across various levels.
This foundational business analytics course will provide you with the hands-on skills and practical knowledge needed to be able to analyze, present findings, and make meaningful conclusions about data in a business setting. Refresh your data analysis skills and master how to effectively apply them, adding strategic value to your business.
This is a foundational course in business analytics, designed to prepare those with strategic decision-making responsibilities to effectively analyze, articulate, and apply key analytics techniques in their work and use that knowledge to make decisions.
It is also uniquely suited for those in analytics roles looking to move into leadership positions where you need to use data-informed decision making.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Data Types, Data Visualization, Descriptive Statistics, and Basic Probability.
Properties of the Normal Distribution, Survey & Sampling, Confidence Interval for Means and Proportions, and Business Application QTM01x © Babson College. All rights reserved.
Hypothesis Testing Basics, Hypothesis Testing for Means, and Hypothesis Testing for Proportions.
Finding the Equation of a Line, Revenue, Cost, Profit and Breakeven Models, Supply and Demand, and Piecewise Models.