The world of business analytics in the twenty-first century

As you engage with the world of business analytics in the twenty-first century, you have already interacted with spreadsheets and/or other computing environments meant to facilitate these tasks of analytics. Whether you use a Windows-based PC or a MacBook, even smartphones are capable of running these productivity apps nowadays. As you have learned about analytics during these first weeks, you have seen that they are becoming more used by organizations because of its various benefits.

In your initial discussion post:

Introduce yourself, mention where you are from(China), and what program you are in at UM.(finance)
Identify any software/app used for business analytics that you have recently used (in your personal or work life).
Identify what problem that software/app is attempting to solve.
Briefly assess the pros and cons you encountered while interacting with it.

Sample Solution