Monthly Archive: November 2016

BI Xmas Wish List – what will companies look for in 2017

We are back to that time of the year when your children and nephews write their letter to Santa listing the gifts they wish to receive. Turns out companies also have wish lists. But let’s skip the most obvious requests like clients, revenue and a better coffee machine. With the help of BARC we managed to put our hands on companies’ wish list for business intelligence.


Why a corporate job makes you a better startup founder By Florian Kandler



There are a few good reasons why working for a mature company first can make you a better startup founder. When I talked with Paulo Gomes (full interview), cofounder of Wizdee, we discussed three key points in the context of B2B companies. And Paulo knows what he’s talking about. He worked in the space for many years in academia before founding Wizdee – which has quickly become one of the four global players in natural language search (see Gartner report), alongside behemoths like Google and Microsoft. Wow!


Redefining Banking with Natural Language Fintech

Fintech for Banking

Banking has always been one of the slowest business sectors when it comes to adopting new technology. Fintech has brought some speed and produced exciting use cases of innovation in that field. One of the most exciting ones is the use of Natural Language Analytics in areas like personal finance management, risk assessment and financial assets management. Take a look!