February 15, 2012
I keep schtumm! He might turn violent.
I'm a big believer that the days of top-down business consulting (reports, desk research, qual, quant) are on the wane - and that increasingly business decisions will be driven "bottom-up" by sophisticated, bespoke analysis of big pots of operational data (transactional, clickstream etc).
Yep - hacking, using and implementing. Some of our open-source code is available here: https://github.com/datascience
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I'm a partner at Keplar, a London data consultancy focused on retail, online advertising and digital product analytics.