What Data Literacy Skills Do Utility Employees Need?
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- May 7, 2021 9:17 pm GMTMay 7, 2021 7:44 pm GMT
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Data is everywhere, and employees across industries — including energy utilities — must understand how to use it. Data literacy is becoming a critical professional skill that is no longer required only of data scientists. Leading research and advisory company Gartner explains, “Every employee is now an information worker.”
Team members throughout companies and departments can use data to make accurate data-based decisions rather than iffy intuition-based ones; create new products, business models, and workflow strategies; and plan and track effective marketing campaigns. But what are the specific skills that contribute to data literacy? Let’s take a look at some of them here.