Bankers and bloggers: Whom do we trust?

Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s pimping trial has started in Lille, France.
HSBC files show how Swiss bank helped clients dodge taxes and hide millions. This happened during Lord Green’s watch as HSBC boss.
The above raises questions about bankers’ ethics. Moreover, if you cannot trust your banker who manages your money, who can you?
What about your social media officer and corporate blogger?
Trust is hard to get and quickly lost. So why are so many social media gurus and bloggers careless with their reputation?

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Scottish referendum: A false sense of precision?

This is the 3rd post in our big data series.

I outline why it is neither about big nor small data,
business analytics nor predictive analytics.

BUT getting the RIGHT data is what MATTERS.

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Data analytics: UPS or Apple?

Can business analytics help users decide if they need to buy iPhone 6? What are the insights to be gained from Google Search Trends – big data hype?

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Facebook mood study: Playing with your mind

689,003 Facebook users wer part in a large experimental manipulation of their News Feeds in order to show that emotional contagion occurs on social networks. Effect was very small (0.07% i.e. about 1/15 of one percent!)

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