Recognizing the Need for Data Literacy: Executive Briefing

by Jordan Morrow

Through this course, individuals will learn the value of data literacy for their employees and organization as a whole, along with discovering what data literacy is and key skills to help organizations succeed in the digital and analytics economy.

What you'll learn

Tech leaders need a fundamental understanding of the tools and technologies their teams use to build solutions. In this course, Recognizing the Need for Data Literacy: Executive Briefing, you will learn foundational knowledge of data literacy and the skills associated within this world. First, you will learn the value of data literacy. Next, you will discover what data literacy is and why there is a skills gap in the world with regards to data. Finally, you will explore how to understand the drivers of the data literacy skills gap. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of data literacy needed to improve your organization's overall ability to effectively consume data.

Table of contents

Exploring Data Literacy’s Value
Defining Data Literacy
Understanding the Data Literacy Skills Gap
Examining the Causes of the Skills Gap

About the author

Jordan Morrow is the Global Head of Data Literacy at Qlik. In this role, Jordan has helped drive the importance of Data Literacy to the world, while helping build a world class-education program; Jordan can be found traveling the world speaking on this important topic. Along with his passion for Data Literacy, Jordan is an avid family man and trail runner. So, whether with his family, in the mountains, or working with Data Literacy, Jordan can be found with his passions.

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