Business Intelligence

Why Your Business Can’t Afford to Ignore Digital Transformation

Use technology to get on par with the leading businesses in your industry. Digital transformation is becoming increasingly important for businesses of all sizes in order to stay competitive. In this blog, we'll explore what digital transformation is and why your businesses need it.   What is Digital Transformation? Digital transformation is using technology to fundamentally transform how businesses operate and deliver value to customers. It involves the integration of digital technologies, such as cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and analytics, into all aspects of a business. It's not just about implementing new tools and systems; it's about changing the way people work, how they interact with customers, and how the business creates value. Why do Businesses Need Digital Transformation? Digital transformation is essential for businesses that want to remain competitive and relevant in today's rapidly changing business environment. Here are some of the key reasons why businesses need digital transformation: Increased Efficiency ...


Tools & Resources for Returning to Work in Michigan

Michigan businesses have been given the green light to get back to work – but with many new rules, guidelines, and processes to ensure our workforce stays healthy and keeps the novel coronavirus from flaring up again. Enter the free COVID ClearPass app from Red Level which helps organizations fulfill many of these new safety protocols. On Monday, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer released Executive Order 2020-91 – a new order addressing how Michigan business could emerge from quarantine and gradually resume in-person work. While some of these guidelines are specific to requirements for PPE (personal protective equipment) and social distancing, many of the new rules address capacity limits, employee tracking, and emergency communication – all things the COVID ClearPass app does exceptionally well. Let’s take a closer look at each of these six processes outlined in the governor’s Return to Work plan safeguarding Michigan’s workers from COVID-19. Organizations must develop ...


What’s The “Power” in Microsoft’s Power BI (Business Intelligence)?

There's been tons of buzz the last few years' about big data and cloud collaboration.  How can you, as a business owner, analyst or data interpreter, determine what data is good or bad for effective analytics and reporting?  Let's take it a step further, how can you make usable, actionable data available throughout an organization, enable opportunities for new services, and gain vital insights from fragmented and under-analyzed data? This is the 'Power' in Microsoft's Power BI!  Before we dig deeper, what is Microsoft's Power BI? Microsoft Power BI, or “business intelligence,” is an impactful cloud-based tool that transforms a company’s data into rich visuals for its employees to collect and organize so they can focus on what matters to them: getting access to the right information, spotting important trends, and reaching important milestones.   One way to look at Power BI is Microsoft Excel on steroids.  Once the raw data is loaded ...