Author Paul Bracewell

Try, try and try again: what analysis of the All Blacks’ chances at the RWC can teach businesses about big data

Dr. Paul Bracewell, founding partner and chief data scientist at Dot Loves Data, says the statistics being thrown around in the media about the 2015 Rugby World Cup are typical of many applications of analytics in the business world: there are few actionable insights being provided. So he crunched the numbers and showed that the simplest solution is often the best.